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Carrowcrom Wedge Tomb
Native name
Irish: Tuama Dinge na Ceathrún Croime
Dermot & Grania's Bed
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Type wedge-shaped gallery grave
Location Carrowcrom, Ballina,
County Mayo, Ireland
Elevation 43 m (141 ft)
Height 1.5 m (4 ft 11 in)
Built c. 2500 – 2000 BC
Owner State
National Monument of Ireland
Official name: Carrowcrom Wedge Tomb; Carrowcrom Megalithic Tomb; Carrowcrom Cairn; Carrowcrom Standing Stone; Carrowcrom Standing Stone
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Carrowcrom Wedge Tomb is a wedge-shaped gallery grave and National Monument located in County Mayo, Ireland.


Carrowcrom Wedge Tomb is located 7 km (4.3 mi) east-southeast of Ballina town, to the west of Slieve Gamph, in the upper reaches of the Srufaungal River.


This wedge tomb was built c. 2500 – 2000 BC, in the Copper or Bronze Age.


Partially renovated. The wedge-shaped gallery is 3.1 metres (10 ft) long and 1.3 metres (4 ft 3 in) wide, orthostats either side. Two roof stones completely cover the gallery. The whole structure is still covered by a U-shaped cairn.

It faces southwest, towards the setting sun.

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