ME01866 - GAULSTOWN - Ringfort - rath

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Situated on a slight NW-SE ridge. This is a raised subcircular and grass-covered area (dims 41m N-S; 36m E-W) defined by an earthen bank with a hedge SW-N-SE. It has an external fosse, beyond which are slight remains of outer bank and an outer fosse (max. ext. dims. 74m) SW-NNW. The original entrance may be at SSE. 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 Amended: 22 November 2021

Description Source: Department of Housing, Local Government & Heritage

Monument Details

Address:
GAULSTOWN, Meath
GPS:
53.4622, -6.592
SMRS:
ME044-026----
what3words:
precocious.slab.wipes

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