Outing to Kells and area

Car-pooling outing to Kells and Kilree with self-provided picnic to be brought by participants. Meetup is at the Kells Priory carpark at 3pm. The guide for the day is Ben Murtagh, Archaeologist.

Knockroe Passage Tomb

Jack Lynch (2019) Today I am going to talk about Knockroe near Windgap in County Kilkenny. Knockroe is remarkable for its Megalithic monument, a Passage tomb that was built before 3000 BCE or more than 5000 years ago. People from the Neolithic Period constructed this Passage tomb, which in Ireland was around 4000BCE to 2500BCE. […]