ME00945 - MONKNEWTOWN - Pit-burial

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Ten pit burials, marked often with rounded stones and two cists recovered in excavation by P. D. Sweetman in 1970 (Sweetman 1976, 28-39). All contained cremations. Within NE quadrant of henge (ME019-016001-) (Sweetman 1971, 136). 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. Date of upload/revision: 10 July 2007

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

Monument Details

Address:
MONKNEWTOWN, Meath
GPS:
53.7193, -6.47521
SMRS:
ME019-016004-
what3words:
irritate.dominates.reminder

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