N9159 : Dumha na nGiall

taken 12 years ago, 3 km from Tara, Co Meath, Ireland

Dumha na nGiall
Dumha na nGiall
Around 5,000 years old, this 'Mound of the Hostages' is the oldest visible monument on the Hill of Tara. It is said that on a clear day over a quarter of the entire landscape of Ireland can be seen from its summit.
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N9159, 26 images   (more nearby search)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 11 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Grassland 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! N 917 594 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.6051N 6:36.9823W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! N 918 594
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Megalithic Tomb  Hill of Tara 

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