ME02214 - KNOWTH - Megalithic tomb - passage tomb

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Knowth cemetery, site 2. Remains of a kerbed mound, c. 22m in diam., with orthostats and sockets representing a cruciform passage-tomb, c. 13m long, opening to NE. Some of the structural stones bear megalthic art. (Eogan 1984, 15-27) 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/revision: 10 July 2007

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

Monument Details

Address:
KNOWTH, Meath
GPS:
53.7008, -6.49134
SMRS:
ME019-030002-
what3words:
fidgeting.pirated.biking

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