The following description is derived from the published 'Archaeological Inventory of County Meath' (Dublin: Stationery Office, 1987). In certain instances the entries have been revised and updated in the light of recent research.
Date of upload/revision: 10 July 2007
Cashel (site) Oval area defined by drystone wall (int. dims. c. 40m E-W, c. 33m N-S) with external fosse. Entrance flanked by orthostats at N. In SW quadrant was probable hut site, where quern stone was found. Three stones, now in NM, decorated with cup and circle motifs had been incorporated in cashel wall at SW. Destroyed in 1949. (NMI file)Description Source: National Monuments Service, Department of Arts, Heritage Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs.