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The Haroldstown Dolmen - David Bergin - cc

Haroldstown dolmen

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The Haroldstown Dolmen - David Bergin - cc

Informations about Haroldstown dolmen

Location in Ireland Ireland County: County Carlow (Republic of Ireland)
Location :
Address : Haroldstown Dolmen - Tullow

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The Haroldstown Dolmen is considered to be one of the most interesting examples of dolmen. Rather imposing, it is more than 4 meters long and 3 meters high. As much to say that it is not the smallest set of megaliths in the country! In excellent condition, this dolmen is located on private land…

Visit the Haroldstown Dolmen

A dolmen in excellent condition!

The Haroldstown Dolmen is located in the middle of the fields, on a private land next to the R727 road. So, we advise you to ask for prior permission before approaching it: the rather nice owner usually allows access to the dolmen with this politeness.

The dolmen was once the very entrance to a prehistoric tomb. The funerary chamber then sheltered human bones, arrowheads, pottery, as well as other common objects of the time which were only found in the 19th century .

The dolmen is rather imposing, well-balanced, and carries an intriguing mystery. Its charm and authenticity make it a sure value of the region: you will be fascinated by its beauty and its ancestral character!


Practical informations


Adresse Address: Haroldstown Dolmen - Tullow
Location: (County Carlow)

GPS coordinatesGPS : 52.845107,-6.663843

DurationDuration: 20 minutes

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