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Barrow / Cairn Cemetery

<b>Fourknocks</b>Posted by bawn79Image © Bawn79
Nearest Town:Garristown (5km SW)
OS Ref (IE):   O112621 / Sheet: 43
Latitude:53° 35' 48.97" N
Longitude:   6° 19' 12.72" W

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<b>Fourknocks</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Fourknocks</b>Posted by bawn79


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Fourknocks II
This mound was excavated and they found a number of cremations and a central passage but no chamber. One of the stones in it was meant to have been decorated. I think again with chevrons but im not 100%. Beside the mound there is another National Monuments sign and this is actually the spoil heap from the excavations of Fourknocks I and II.
bawn79 Posted by bawn79
29th August 2006ce