ME02474 - KNOWTH - Pit circle

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This pit circle is part of Eogan's Phase 5 Grooved Ware Complex (Eogan and Roche 1997, 6, 101-02). The circular wooden structure is located 12m E of the E entrance to the main passage tomb (ME019-030001-). The wooden structure measured 8.37m x 7.15m and was defined by 35 post-holes, with entrance feature defined by 4 posts on E side (Eogan and Roche 1997, 103). Date of upload: 06 November 2013 See attached Google Earth aerial photograph taken 12 July 2013 showing reconstruction of wooden pit circle.

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

Monument Details

Address:
KNOWTH, Meath
GPS:
53.7011, -6.4908
SMRS:
ME019-030033-
what3words:
singe.simplified.diamond

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