O1262 : Turret at Herbertstown, Co. Meath

taken 36 years ago, near to Naul, Heathtown Cross Roads, Clonalvy and Greenanstown, Dublin, Ireland

Turret at Herbertstown, Co. Meath
Turret at Herbertstown, Co. Meath
Marked 'Turret' on Larkin's 1812 map of County Meath and on the O.S. six-inch map, this was a landscape feature in the demesne attached to Herbertstown House. It is very likely that this was originally a prehistoric burial mound; Fourknocks passage tomb is less than a mile west on the same ridge. This mound is visible from the large passage tomb at Bremore on the coast four miles to the east O1965 : View north from Bremore, Co. Dublin.
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O1262   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 17 March, 1982   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 November, 2008
Category
Ancient mound   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! O 1219 6260 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:36.0854N 6:18.3617W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! O 1238 6254
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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