ME01097 - GEEHANSTOWN - Ringfort - rath

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Located just S of the summit of a hillock in an undulating landscape. This is an oval grass-covered area (dims 27m NW-SE; 19.5m NE-SW) defined by an earthen bank (Wth of base 4.4m; int. H 0.5m; ext. H 0.9m) W-N and SE-S, and a scarp (Wth 4.5-7m; H 1.6-2m) 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: 11 January 2019

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

Monument Details

Address:
GEEHANSTOWN, Meath
GPS:
53.666, -7.09554
SMRS:
ME022-024----
what3words:
possessing.cuppa.storyline

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