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Irish: Tuama Cúirte Achadh an Doire Aird
|The Druid's Altar|
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|Location||Aghaderrard West, Buckode,
County Leitrim, Ireland
|Elevation||56 m (184 ft)|
|Built||c. 4000–2500 BC|
|Official name: Aghaderrard|
Aghaderrard Court Tomb is located south of Lough Melvin, halfway between Buckode and Kinlough.
Aghaderrard Court Tomb was built c. 4000–2500 BC, in the Neolithic.
One longitudinal half of the court cairn survives, with roofstones tipped over the side stones. Behind this is an altar-like stone with six large cup marks. This was formerly known as "The Druid's Altar."
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