Guide to Newgrange
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Guide to Newgrange with plans, maps and forty photographs by Claire O"Kelly

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Published by J. English in Wexford [Ireland] .
Written in English


  • Megalithic monuments -- Ireland.,
  • Newgrange Site (Ireland)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-99) and index.

Other titlesIllustrated guide to Newgrange
StatementClaire O"Kelly.
The Physical Object
Pagination103 p., [32] p. of plates :
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16624853M

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Newgrange. Newgrange (c 3, B.C.) is the best-known monument of the World Heritage Site of Brú na Bóinne, predating the ancient pyramids by years and Stonehenge by The passage tomb is surrounded by 97 kerb stones, the most impressive is the large entrance stone which is covered in swirls and designs. These stones display some of Europe's best-preserved examples of Neolithic art. After you visit to Newgrange, the guide will bring you to Knowth, one of the major Neolithic sites in the Boyne Valley. Knowth represents the greatest concentration of megalithic rock art in Western Europe. Newgrange is a Neolithic monument located in the region of Bru na Boinne, County Meath, Ireland. The name is fairly modern and comes from the 'newer' grange (farm) of the monks of Mellifont Abbey near Drogheda 8 miles (14 km) north. Although the abbey was closed in CE, the association of the land with the 'new farm' of the monks : Joshua J. Mark.   The guides at Newgrange are incredible, their passion, their storytelling and their love for the place are unparalleled we are grateful that the tours are guided by such passionate, devoted caretakers who make the experience that much more profound. If you are visiting Newgrange make sure you get out to see Monasterboice and Kells in the same area.