ME00774 - DUNNAGORRAN - Field system

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Situated in an undulating landscape. East and south of the rath (ME015-099----) is an area of about 9 acres (c. 3.5 ha) of small rectangular grass and scrub-covered fields (dims c. 40-60m x c. 12-25m) defined by low earthen banks (Wth 2-3m; H 0.2-0.5m). The fields run in lines NE-SW and include a small pond at its SW end. One of the fields has relict NE-SW cultivation ridge. Two houses can be identified amongst the fields. 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: 10 January 2019

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

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53.6966, -7.06343

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