ME02198 - CORSTOWN (Fore By.) - Megalithic tomb - passage tomb

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Loughcrew cemetery, Cairn W. Excavated by Conwell and later by Rotherham, the remains of this kerbed cairn, 7m in diam., contains a central chamber opening to S. Decoration is recorded on four orthostats but is now only partially exposed on two of them. (Herity 1974, 243; Shee 1981, 219-20) 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. Revised by: Paul Walsh Date of upload: 13 March 2013

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

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CORSTOWN (Fore By.), Meath
53.745, -7.11064

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