ME02201 - CORSTOWN (Fore By.) - Megalithic tomb - passage tomb

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Loughcrew cemetery, Cairn V. Remains of kerbed cairn, 11m in diam., containing a ruined passage-tomb with at least four cells and probably opening to the NW. Four orthostats are decorated. A single orthostat stands 1.2m outside the kerb to NW. (Herity 1974, 242; Shee 1981, 219) 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
53.7445, -7.1115

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