ME01645 - DERRINYDALY - Castle - motte

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Situated in the valley of the Boyne River, with a N-S section of the stream c. 80m to the E. The church (ME036-035001-) is situated on a flat-topped mound (diam. of top c. 18nm N-S; c. 14m E-W; diam. of base c. 25m; H 2 at W to 4-6m generally). The wall of the graveyard (ME036-035) generally surrounds the base of the mound. 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 revision: 2 June 2016

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

Monument Details

Address:
DERRINYDALY, Meath
GPS:
53.5305, -6.8458
SMRS:
ME036-035002-
what3words:
letters.cosmetic.techy

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