The following 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
Athboy walled from early fourteenth century. Wall ran from river westwards at back of plots on N side of Market Street, crossed Connaught Street and Main Street close to where these streets meet, southwards to surviving stretch (ME029-023002-) and eastwards to river. Enclosing area of c. 26 acres. (Bradley forthcoming)Description Source: National Monuments Service, Department of Arts, Heritage Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs.