ME00509 - KILBEG LOWER - Ringfort - rath

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Located at the WSW end of a short ridge. This is a large raised subcircular and grass-covered area (diam. 68m E-W; 62m N-S) defined by a scarp (at NNW: Wth 6m; H 3m; at SSE: Wth 8m; H 4m) E-S-NNE, with a fosse (Wth of top 11.6m; Wth of base 6.5m; int. H D 0.5m; ext. D 0.65m) across the ridge elsewhere. The original entrance is not identified. The above 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. Compiled by: Michael Moore Date of revision: 4 April 2019

Description Source: National Monuments Service, Department of Arts, Heritage Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs.

Monument Details

Address:
KILBEG LOWER, Meath
GPS:
53.7777, -6.83187
SMRS:
ME011-018----
what3words:
drumsticks.longitude.claimed

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