Cartron South radial cairn.

Ballinakill radial cairn.

Christy Cunniffe

Well preserved radial cairn in Cartron South townland near Ballinakill village.
Christy Cunniffe
Ash tree in the centre of the cairn.
Christy Cunniffe

This attractive monument is situated on the downward slope of a steep rise in the landscape overlooking the village of Ballinakill, (Leitrim By.) Co. Galway. It is classified as a radial-stone cairn comprised of a circle of contiguous upright stones forming a well defined circular feature. Monuments of this type are accepted as dating to the later Bronze Age period.

 

Townland: CARTRON SOUTH

RMP: GA125-032—-

Classification: Cairn – radial-stone cairn

This page was added on 26/03/2017.

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