ME01869 - RATHBEGGAN - Castle - motte

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Situated in a fairly level landscape. This is an oval flat-topped mound (dims of top 14m N-S; 11m E-W; dim. of base 25m NW-SE; H 3.5m) covered in trees with traces of wide fosse at ESE. The parish church of Rathbegan (ME044-030----) is c. 100m to the ESE. 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: 10 July 2007

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

Monument Details

Address:
RATHBEGGAN, Meath
GPS:
53.4634, -6.49506
SMRS:
ME044-029----
what3words:
preoccupied.redo.keenest

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