C0534 : Court Tomb near Dunfanaghy

taken 7 years ago, near to Ballymore, Faugher, Marble Hill, Portnablagh and Swillybrin, Donegal, Ireland

Court Tomb near Dunfanaghy
Court Tomb near Dunfanaghy
An ancient Court Tomb in a field alongside the N56 at Ballymore near Dunfanaghy. A court tomb is a burial chamber; this one probably dates from the early Neolithic period, around 40003500 BC. The area around Dunfanaghy is extremely rich in such archaeolgical sites: there are 175 recorded in a five mile radius.
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Date Taken
Friday, 29 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Thursday, 12 May, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! C 050 348 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:9.6203N 7:55.3387W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! C 050 348
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Burial Chamber  Court  Tomb  Dunfanaghy  Ballymore  Chamber  Field  Neolithic 

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