ME01882 - DONAGHMORE - Castle - motte

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Described a mound in gothic lettering on the 1836 ed. of the OS 6-inch map. It is situated at the W end of a broad E-W ridge. This is a subcircular flat-topped and grass-covered mound (dims of top 17m E-W; 15m N-S; dims of base c. 28m N-S; c. 22m E-W, H 2.5m). The Bridnley memorial, an obelisk, was erected on it in 1880. 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:
DONAGHMORE, Meath
GPS:
53.4924, -6.37576
SMRS:
ME045-007----
what3words:
quick.cults.battles

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