Ballymoty Motte facts for kids
Móta Bhaile an Mhóta
|Location||Ballymoty More, Enniscorthy,
County Wexford, Ireland
|Altitude||89 m (292 ft)|
|Area||0.188 ha (0.46 acres)|
|Diameter||54 m (177 ft)|
|Founded||late 12th century|
Ballymoty Motte is located 2.6 km (1.6 mi) south-southeast of Monageer, just south of the Ballyedmond River.
The motte was built in the late 12th century after the Norman invasion of Ireland.
Ballymoty Motte is round. A possible causeway post was found to the southeast of the motte during fieldwork.
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