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Arraglen Ogham Stone
Native name
Irish: Cloch Oghaim Airghleanna
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Type ogham stone
Location Arraglen, Brandon,
County Kerry, Ireland
Elevation 669 m (2,195 ft)
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Built c. 550–600 AD
Owner Office of Public Works
National Monument of Ireland
Official name: Arraglen Ogham Stone
Reference no. 221.01
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The Arraglen Ogham Stone is an ogham stone (CIIC 145) and a National Monument located in County Kerry, Ireland.


Arraglen ogham stone is located in a saddle between Mount Brandon and Masatiompan.


This stone was erected as a grave marker, with inscription in Primitive Irish, some time in c. AD 550–600.


The stone is sandstone, 191 × 38 × 20 cm. The inscription reads QRIMITIR RO/Ṇ[A]/ṆN MAQ̣ COMOGANN ("of the priest [cruimther] Rónán son of Comgán"). It contains a circled cross.

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