ME02226 - KNOWTH - Megalithic tomb - passage tomb

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Knowth cemetery, site 14. Remains of a kerbed mound, c. 13.2m in diam., with a well preserved passage tomb divided by sill stone into passage and chamber. The structure, which opens to SSE, is 5.4m long. Eight stones bear megalithic art (Eogan 1984, 80-9). 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:
53.7015, -6.49098
SMRS:
ME019-030014-
what3words:
slouching.strongly.harmful

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