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Feb 11th, 2015, 08:40 AM
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4000 BC Megalithic Cairns in Loughcrew , Meath, Ireland

Hi all,

we visited one of Ireland Cairns in Loughcrew Megalithic, Ancient Burial Mound dated back to 4000 BC.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r8WO6gGtcLo

One of the Oldest burial ground in Ireland . Even Though the entrance fee is free, the site is still well preserved, Worth visiting if you feel a bit adventurous, as the site located on top of hill.

Around 1 .30 hour drive from Dublin and 28 Km from Mullingar .the key to get inside the Cairns is available in the Loughcrew garden. Spare an hour to explore the place.and the last best things about it,

No Entrance fee required
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Mar 2nd, 2015, 02:40 PM
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Hi DaniR198

Yea the Loughcrew Tombs are truly a beautiful place every one should try visit them

I run a dedicated Facebook page to the cairns in Loughcrew and visit them daily

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Lough...13800605416613
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