Situated on the summit of Balsaw Hill with wide views out in every direction. This stone has an oval cross-section at the base (dims 1.15m x 0.6m) tapering to a blunt point (H 1.6m). It is generally aligned N-S and leans slightly to the S.
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 upload: 10 July 2007
Revision: 24 March 2023Description Source: Department of Housing, Local Government & Heritage