id: IRL008
names: Knowth
reference: National Grid Reference: N9963373439_43
type: passage-tomb
other references: Weir p. 194, Cope p. 234, Jones p. 278
place: Slane, Meath
country: IRL
date(s) of visit: 19-07-2010
remarks: Knowth is part of the Brú na Bóinne complex, attracts many tourists and can only be visited on a guided tour
impression: this enormous monument is surrounded by 17 other passage-graves; many kerb-stones have excellent carvings