Four concentrations of Beaker pottery associated with pits, post-holes and hearths were recovered in excavation around principal mound (ME019-030001-) in area marked zone A (Eogan and Roche 1997, 6). No house plans were discernible and there was a Beaker burial in passage-tomb (ME019-030015-) (Eogan 1984, 245-322). Part of Eogan's phase 6 - Beaker complex- zone A (Eogan and Roche 1997, 6).
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.