Kilmogue Portal Tomb Kilkenny
Location: Ballyhale Co.Kilkenny

Listing Description

Kilmogue Portal Dolmen is a substantial portal dolmen known locally as locally as 'Leac an Scail' stone of the warrior or hero. It is one of the tallest and most spectacular examples of a portal dolmen in Ireland. Not only is the sheer size of this tomb impressive but also the engineerin, the portal tomb has been constructed using a large capstone resting on two large portal stones and a pillow stone resting on a backstone. The portal stones are around 3.7m high and the capstone reaches up well over 4m. Note that this portal dolmen it is also signposted as Harristown Dolmen.


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Kilmogue Knocktopher Co Kilkenny

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