ME02215 - KNOWTH - Megalithic tomb - passage tomb

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Knowth cemetery, site 3. Remains of a kerbed mound, 11.25m in diam., with sockets and several broken orthostats, indicating a chamber of 3.5m long, aligned NE-SW; no evidence for a passage was found. A single kerb stone bears megalithic art. (Eogan 1984, 27-32) 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, -6.49157
SMRS:
ME019-030003-
what3words:
trekker.identify.scanning

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