W5163 : Boulder Burial site

taken 3 years ago, near to Tuough Bridge and Old Chapel Cross Roads, Cork, Ireland

Boulder Burial site
Boulder Burial site
The large boulder on the field boundery at the end of the field have been identified as a Neolithic burial site. A boulder (possibly an erratic) was lifted and the body was placed under the boulder to be buried.
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W5163, 2 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 March, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 12 March, 2016
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! W 519 634 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:49.3187N 8:41.8812W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! W 518 633
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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