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List of archaeological sites in County Down, Northern Ireland:

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A

  • Aghavilly, Cashel and souterrain, grid ref: J1514 2272
  • Annaghanoon, Rath, grid ref: J1152 5241
  • Ardgeehan, Rath, grid ref: J6231 5131
  • Ardglass, 15th century Merchants’ stores ‘Newark’: Ardglass Castle, grid ref: J5615 3710
  • Ardglass, Tower house: Margaret's Castle, grid ref: J5603 3703
  • Ardglass, Tower house: Cowd Castle or Choud Castle, grid ref: J5606 3705
  • Ardilea, Motte, grid ref: J4164 3914
  • Ardkeen, Motte and bailey with later tower house: Castle Hill, grid ref: J5935 5710
  • Ardkeen, Church and graveyard and coffin lids (2), grid ref: J5941 5670
  • Ardquin, Manor house and ecclesiastical site: the Abbacy, grid ref: J5580 5447
  • Ardtole, Souterrain, grid ref: J5638 3811 (near Ardtole Church)
  • Audleystown, Church and graveyard: Templecormick, grid ref: J5664 5050
  • Aughnafosker, Rath: Pretty Mary’s Fort, grid ref: J1485 5990
  • Aughnagon, Court tomb (remains of), grid ref: J1485 2556

B

  • Ballaghanery, St Mary’s Church, grid ref: J3887 2672
  • Ballaghbeg, World War II Pillbox, grid ref: J3764 3038
  • Ballaghbeg, Harbour: Newcastle Harbour, grid ref: J381 296
  • Ballaghbeg, Fish traps: Lady Annesley’s Fish Traps (2), grid refs: J3780 3016 and J3779 3060
  • Balleevy, Raths (2), grid refs: J1564 4442 and J1576 4484
  • Balleevy, Standing stone
  • Ballinarry, Raised rath, grid ref: J5674 4493
  • Ballintaggart, Standing stone
  • Ballintine, Rath, grid ref: J2662 6273
  • Ballintine, Mound, grid ref: J2629 6285
  • Ballintur, Court tomb, grid ref: J2247 1502
  • Balloo, Raised rath, grid ref: J4923 6070
  • Ballooly, Standing stone, grid ref: J2086 4671
  • Ballyalloly, Rath, grid ref: J4273 6815
  • Ballyalton Court Cairn, Court tomb in Ballyalton townland, grid ref: J5309 4480
  • Ballybeen, Standing stone: The Long Stone, grid ref: J4260 7308
  • Ballybeen, Mound, grid ref: J4148 7294
  • Ballybryan, Windmill stump, grid ref: Area of J586 663
  • Ballycroghan, Cooking places, Area of J538 799
  • Ballycroghan, Standing stone and Bronze Age burials, grid ref: J5381 8068
  • Ballycroghan, Cooking places – Area A and Area B, grid refs: J5393 7970 and J5383 7944
  • Ballycrune, Rath, grid ref: J3027 5648
  • Ballyculter Upper, Inscribed stone, grid ref: J5714 4725
  • Ballydargan, Windmill stump, grid ref: J4895 3884
  • Ballydesland, Large hilltop enclosure, grid ref: J1468 2170
  • Ballydollaghan, Mound, grid ref: J3366 6806
  • Ballydown and Lisnaree, Rath, grid ref: J1484 4672
  • Ballydugan, Bawn, grid ref: J4682 4303
  • Ballydugan, Raised rath, grid ref: J4556 4227
  • Ballydugan, World War II Pillboxes (2), grid refs: J0568 5377 and J0582 5432
  • Ballyedock Upper, Bullaun stones (2), grid ref: J5718 4001
  • Ballyferris, Shipwreck/stranding
  • Ballyferris, Windmill stump, grid ref: J6287 7118
  • Ballyfounder Rath, rath in Ballyfounder townland, grid ref: J6207 4954
  • Ballygalget, Church and graveyard, grid ref: J6262 5418
  • Ballygarvan, Kelp grid, J5870 6531
  • Ballygraffan, Chambered tomb: Ballygraffan Dolmen, grid ref: JJ4730 6715
  • Ballygunaghan, Bivallate rath, grid ref: J1385 5199
  • Ballyhalbert, Standing stone, grid ref: J6463 6356
  • Ballyhalbert, Motte, grid ref: J6470 6351
  • Ballyhay, Rath, grid ref: J5754 7838
  • Ballyholland Lower, Cashel and souterrain, grid ref: J1147 2580
  • Ballykeel, Large hilltop enclosure, grid ref: J2633 5325
  • Ballykeel, Raised rath, grid ref: J4351 4031
  • Ballykeel, Rath, grid ref: J1585 3235
  • Ballykeel (Holywood), Church: Holywood Priory, grid ref: J4013 7935
  • Ballykinler Lower, Raised rath and motte: Lismahon, grid ref: J4293 3891
  • Ballykinler Middle, Church site and graveyard, ‘Parkaneety’, grid ref: J4252 3735
  • Ballylenaghan, Belvoir Motte, grid ref: J3403 6984
  • Ballylesson, Multivallate fort: ‘Farrell’s Fort’, grid ref: J3354 6610
  • Ballylintagh, Raths (2), grid refs: J2892 5676 and J2769 5600
  • Ballylone Little, Rath, grid ref: J3823 5340
  • Ballylone Little, Multivallate rath, grid ref: J3778 5364
  • Ballyloughlin, Standing stones (2) (remains of megalithic tomb), grid ref: J3907 3423
  • Ballymacaramery, Rath, grid ref: J3813 5447
  • Ballymacaratty Beg, Rath, grid ref: J0921 3676
  • Ballymacarrett, Chimney stack: Sirocco Chimney, grid ref: J3480 7417
  • Ballymacateer, Rath, grid ref: J1250 5722
  • Ballymackilreiny and Derryneill, Cairn and long cist: the Cove, grid ref: J2718 4143
  • Ballymaganlis, Rath, grid ref: J2007 5360
  • Ballymaghery, Motte, grid ref: J2223 2888
  • Ballymaginaghy, Platform rath and souterrain, grid ref: J3104 3873
  • Ballymaginaghy, Standing stone, grid ref: J3088 3820
  • Ballymaginaghy, Cashel and souterrain, grid ref: J3098 3778
  • Ballymaginaghy, Rath (otherwise known as Coen’s fort), grid ref: J3033 3865
  • Ballymaglave North, Rath: Edenavaddy Hill, grid ref: J3605 5185
  • Ballymalady, Motte, grid ref: J4359 6767
  • Ballymartin, Cup-marked stone, grid ref: J5076 6285
  • Ballyministragh, Windmill stump, grid ref: J4968 6234
  • Ballymoney, Rath, grid ref: J1337 4837
  • Ballymoney, Counterscarp rath, grid ref: J2805 3405
  • Ballymoney, Church ruins and graveyard: Kilcoo Graveyard, grid ref: J2816 3374
  • Ballymurphy, Platform rath, grid ref: J3264 5475
  • Ballynahinch, Windmill stump, grid ref: J3713 5245
  • Ballynaris, Mound: Phil’s Fort, grid ref: J1786 5373
  • Ballynoe, Rath, grid ref: J5802 7986
  • Ballynoe, Ballynoe Stone Circle (area around and embracing the state care monument), grid ref: J4813 4038
  • Ballyoran, Standing stone, grid ref: J4434 7420
  • Ballyorgan, Church site: Cappel-na-Coole, grid ref: J5712 4305
  • Ballyphilip, Medieval and post-medieval church and graveyard: Templecraney, grid ref: J5941 5110
  • Ballyrenan, Rath, grid ref: J4895 4703
  • Ballyrickard, Motte, grid ref: J4829 7047
  • Ballyrogan or Mourne Park, Court tomb, grid ref: J2818 1601
  • Ballyroney, Motte and bailey: Ballyroney Castle, grid ref: J2162 3948
  • Ballyroney, Standing stone, grid ref: J2147 4005
  • Ballyrush, Bivallate rath, grid ref: J4333 6585
  • Ballysallagh, Large circular enclosure, grid ref: J2304 5173
  • Ballyskeagh High, Cairn: Cairngaver, grid ref: J4542 7656
  • Ballystokes, Cup and ring marked stone, grid ref: J5263 4577
  • Ballytrustan, Church and graveyard, grid ref: J1194 4983
  • Ballyvally, Rath: Rough Fort, grid ref: J1153 4424
  • Ballyvally, Rath, grid ref: J1648 2605
  • Ballyvaston, Open field system, grid ref: Area of J493 362
  • Ballyveagh More, Church site: Kimeloge, grid ref: J3445 1832
  • Ballyvicknacally, Motte and bailey: Dromore Mound (area adjoining the state care monument), grid ref: J2061 5317
  • Ballywalter, Windmill stump, grid ref: J6216 6918
  • Ballywalter, Church and Anglo-Norman stone coffin lids (3), grid ref: J6224 6994
  • Ballywillwill, Rath, grid ref: J3517 4157
  • Ballyworfy, Rath: Spirehill, grid ref: J2747 3753
  • Bangor Abbey (site of), includes Malachy’s wall, in Corporation (Bangor) townland, grid ref: J5015 8110
  • Barnamaghery, Standing stone, grid ref: J4528 5443
  • Barnmeen, Standing stone, grid ref: J1723 3302
  • Barnmeen, Rath: Lisnabrean, grid ref: J1696 3336
  • Barnmeen, Counterscarp rath, grid ref: J1835 3160
  • Begny, Rath, grid ref: J2975 5025
  • Begny, Standing stone, grid ref: J3059 5004
  • Black Abbey, Benedictine abbey: Black Abbey or St Andrews in the Ards, grid ref: J6083 6750
  • Bonecastle, Rath, grid ref: J4614 4103
  • Braniel, Rath, grid ref: J3883 7108
  • Brickland, Ring barrow: Waterhill Fort, grid ref: J1157 4060
  • Bright, Tower house, grid ref: J5066 3822
  • Bright, Corbelled pig crew, grid ref: J5063 3771
  • Burren, Cashel, grid ref: J3165 5170
  • Burren, Platform rath, grid ref: J3295 5356
  • Burren, Court tomb, grid ref: J1343 2251

C

  • Cabragh, Enclosure: Cabragh Fort, grid ref: J2967 5949
  • Carcullion, Enclosure, possible mill site, grid ref: J2065 2824
  • Cargygray, Raths (2), grid refs: J3092 5476 and J3174 5413
  • Carlingford Lough, 16th century artillery fort: Carlingford Block House, grid ref: J2556 0969
  • Carnacavill, Ecclesiastical site: Maghera Old Church, grid ref: J3722 3411
  • Carnalbanagh East (Moira), Mound, grid ref: J1522 6038
  • Carnew, Rectangular enclosure: Carnew Fort, grid ref: J2376 4643
  • Carnmeen, Standing stones (2), grid refs: J0825 3071 and J0807 5311
  • Carrownacaw, Standing stone: the Long Stone, grid ref: J5437 4639
  • Carrowreagh, Ring barrow, grid ref: J4382 7424
  • Carrowreagh, Prehistoric earthworks, grid ref: J4386 7447
  • Carryduff, Rath: Queen’s Fort, grid ref: J3662 6520
  • Caskum, Counterscarp rath, grid ref: J1199 4282
  • Castleboy, Church and tower house (ruins of), grid ref: J6252 5562
  • Castle Enigan, Cashel, grid ref: J1281 3226
  • Castle Espie, Shell midden, grid ref: J4971 6708
  • Castle Espie, Powder and explosives store, grid ref: J4930 6713
  • Castle Espie, Brick works, grid ref: J4954 6721
  • Castlereagh, Barrow, grid ref: J3788 7073
  • Castleskreen, Rath and motte, grid ref: J4730 4027
  • Castleskreen, Rectangular enclosure and souterrain, J4732 3979
  • Castleskreen, Rath and tower house, grid ref: J4658 4000
  • Castleward, Tower house: Old Castle Ward, grid ref: J5740 4985
  • Castleward, Standing stone, possible portal tomb remains, grid ref: J5698 4994
  • Castleward, 18th century formal garden layout and canal: Temple Water Canal, grid ref: J5732 5002
  • Castleward, Stone quay, grid ref: J5749 4973
  • Cattogs, Deserted settlement: New Comber, grid ref: Area of J467 685
  • Chapel Island (Strangford Lough), Church site and ancillary features, grid ref: Area of J554 672
  • Church Quarter (Dundonald), Motte, grid ref: J4180 7388
  • Clare, Crannog, grid ref: J0926 5293
  • Clarkill, Cashel and souterrain, grid ref: J3400 3828
  • Clarkill, Enclosure – graveyard, grid ref: J3421 3673
  • Clarkill, Standing stone, grid ref: J3408 3835
  • Clay, Raised rath, grid ref: J5105 5692
  • Clay, Crannog in the Clea Lakes, grid ref: J5076 5561
  • Clay, Tullymacnous and Tullyveery, Crannog in the Clea Lakes, grid ref: J5099 5494
  • Cloghanramer and Damolly, Rath: Spring Hill Fort, grid ref: J0828 2859
  • Clonallan Glebe, Rath: Rathturret, grid ref: J1547 1893
  • Clontaghnaglar, Rath, grid ref: J4376 5590
  • Clonvaraghan, Cashel and souterrains (2), grid refs: J3441 4115 and J3427 3953
  • Commons, Strongpoint, grid ref: J4984 7298
  • Coniamstown, Motte and bailey, grid ref: J5058 3974
  • Conlig, Standing stone, grid ref: J4937 7783
  • Coolnacran, Rath, grid ref: J1027 4282
  • Coolnacran, Counterscarp raised rath, grid ref: J1053 4336
  • Coolsallagh, Multi-ditched enclosure, grid ref: J1505 5412
  • Corcreeghy, Rath, grid ref: J1018 3306
  • Corcreeghy, Conjoined raths, grid ref: J1017 3195
  • Corporation (Bangor), Bangor Abbey (site of), includes Malachy’s wall, grid ref: J5015 8110
  • Corporation (Killyleagh), Ecclesiastical site, grid ref: J5242 5323
  • Corporation North (Newtownards), Windmill, grid ref: J4939 7489
  • Corporation, Rath pair, grid ref: J5200 5149
  • Cowd Castle or Choud Castle, Tower house in Ardglass, grid ref: J5606 3705
  • Craigavad, Mound, grid ref: J4328 8173
  • Craigboy, Platform rath, grid ref: J5862 7746
  • Cranfield, Mound, grid ref: J2717 1044
  • Croreagh, Rath, grid ref: J1219 2890
  • Croreagh, Standing stones (2), grid ref: J12172949
  • Crossnacreevy, Rath, grid ref: J3969 7016
  • Cumber, Rath, grid ref: J3910 4994

D

  • Damolly and Cloghanramer, Rath: Spring Hill Fort, grid ref: J0828 2859
  • Dane's Cast, Linear earthwork visible at several points in the following townlands:
    • Drumantine, grid refs: J0682 to J0689 3629 and J0679 3667 to J0862 3646
    • Killysavan, grid refs: J0691 to J0684 3918 and J0684 3918 to J0690 3848
    • Knocknanarny, grid ref: J0634 3471 to J0638 3437
    • Lisnabrague, grid ref: J0664 4104 to J0682 4062
    • Lisnagade, grid ref: Area of J086 439
    • Loughadian, grid ref: J0702 4006 to J0694 3969
    • Scarva, grid refs: J078 436 to J066 421, J074 433 to J078 436, J071 430 to J075 434 and J076 432 to J077 434
  • Deehommed, Cashel, grid ref: J2450 4260
  • Deehommed, Raths (2), grid ref: J2588 4160 and J2585 4138
  • Deehommed, Chimney, grid ref: J2579 4075
  • Demesne of Down, Mound and enclosure: Magnus Grave, grid ref: J4773 4357
  • Demesne of Down, Cross: Downpatrick Town Cross, grid ref: J4830 4450
  • Demesne of Down, Cathedral Hill, Downpatrick: earthworks and ecclesiastical site, grid ref: Area of J483 444
  • Demesne of Down, Motte and enclosure: Mound of Down, grid ref: J4825 4498
  • Demesne of Down, Standing stone, grid ref: J4850 4345
  • Derry, Rath, grid ref: J3025 5165
  • Derryboy, Rath, grid ref: J4838 5512
  • Derryleckagh, Church and graveyard: Templegowran, grid ref: J1279 2645
  • Derryneill, Raised rath, grid ref: J2720 3976
  • Derryneill and Ballymackilreiny, Cairn and long cist: the Cove, grid ref: J2718 4143
  • Donaghadee, Motte, grid ref: J5882 8009
  • Donaghaguy, Barrow, grid ref: J1360 2070
  • Donaghaguy, Standing stone, grid ref: J1416 1972
  • Dromore, Tower house: Dromore Castle, grid ref: J2009 5323
  • Dromore Mound, Motte and bailey (area adjoining the state care monument) in Ballyvicknacally townland, grid ref: J2061 5317
  • Dromorebrague, Large enclosure, grid ref: J1344 4164
  • Drumaghadone, Rath, grid ref: J2058 5049
  • Drumaghlis, 17th-century house, ‘The Ha’, grid ref: J4216 5118
  • Drumanakelly, Rath: Blackwood’s Fort, grid ref: J3915 4403
  • Drumantine, Rath, grid ref: J0839 3590
  • Drumantine, Dane's Cast linear earthwork, grid refs: J0682 to J0689 3629 and J0679 3667 to J0862 3646
  • Drumaroad, Cashel: White Fort, grid ref: J3653 4397
  • Drumbo, Round tower, grid ref: J3214 6506
  • Drumboneth, Rath, grid ref: J2103 5230
  • Drumboneth, Enclosure, grid ref: J1980 5203
  • Drumena, Cairn with cist: Carnbane, grid ref: J3063 3358
  • Drumena, Cashel, grid ref: J3089 3372
  • Drumgath, Graveyard and site of medieval church, grid ref: J1672 2959
  • Drumhirk, Rath, grid ref: J4586 6553
  • Drummiller, Standing stone, grid ref: J0742 3117
  • Drummiller, Motte, grid ref: J0833 3098
  • Drummiller, World War II Pillbox, grid ref: J0705 4449
  • Drumnahare, Standing stone, grid ref: J1105 4152
  • Drumnahare, Loughbrickland Crannóg in Lough Brickland, grid ref: J1113 4118
  • Drumnahare, Mound, grid ref: J1130 4197
  • Drumreagh, Raised fort or motte: Curly’s Fort, grid ref: J4358 6019
  • Drumsallagh, Monastic site, grid ref: J0935 4142
  • Drumsallagh, Rath, grid ref: J0923 4054
  • Dunbeg Upper, Fortification: Dunbeg Fort, grid ref: J3395 4872
  • Dunbeg Upper, Rath, grid ref: J3473 4845
  • Duneight, Motte and bailey (area surrounding the state care monument), grid ref: J2777 6078
  • Duneight, Rath: Todd’s Grave, grid ref: J2797 6156
  • Dunlady, Mound, grid ref: J4304 7420
  • Dunmore, Church and graveyard: Templemoyle, grid ref: J3665 4703
  • Dunmore, Neolithic house, grid ref: J3643 4607
  • Dunnaman, Court tomb: Giant’s Grave, grid ref: J2885 1503
  • Dunnanew, Counterscarp rath, grid ref: J4157 4257
  • Dunnaval, Rath, grid ref: J2850 1293
  • Dunover, Motte, grid ref: J6052 7032
  • Dunturk, Rath, grid ref: J3593 4373

E

  • Edenagarry, Round cairn, grid ref: J1825 3779
  • Edenderry, Motte, grid ref: J3181 6806
  • Edenderry, Chimney (known as Edenderry bleach works), grid ref: J1209 9468
  • Edenmore, Cashel, grid ref: J1453 2669
  • Edenmore, Court tomb, grid ref: J1475 2583
  • Edentrumly, Rath and souterrains: Lisbane, grid ref: J1677 2693
  • Erenagh, Enclosure, grid ref: J4658 4083

F

  • Farranfad, Mound: Piper’s Fort, grid ref: J4337 4335
  • Finnard, Rath, grid ref: J1390 3195
  • Finnis, Souterrain, grid ref: J2740 4418
  • Fish Quarter, Fish trap: Doctor’s Bay, grid ref: J5985 6206

G

  • Gargarry, Standing stone, grid ref: J2887 3791
  • Glasdrumman, Windmill, flourmill and dwelling, grid ref: J4105 5946
  • Glasdrumman, Court tomb and graveyard: Killygony Graveyard, grid ref: J3768 5436
  • Glasdrumman, Cashel, grid ref: J3668 5487
  • Glebe, Cross in Donaghmore churchyard, grid ref: J1045 3495
  • Glenloughan, Standing stone: Cloghmore, grid ref: J0669 4452
  • Glenloughan, Rath with annex, grid ref: J0743 4404
  • Glenloughan, World War II Pillbox, grid ref: J0736 4436
  • Goward Dolmen, Court tomb in Goward townland, grid ref: J2374 2964
  • Gransha, Raised rath: Gransha Mound, grid ref: J5314 7694
  • Gransha, Large hilltop enclosure, grid ref: J2516 4609
  • Gransha, Tidal mill wall, grid ref: J5971 6054
  • Greenan, Mound: Dumb Fort, grid ref: J1768 5357
  • Greenan, Standings stones (3): Three Sisters, grid ref: J1015 4110
  • Greenan, Graveyard and crosses ‘Clonlea’, grid ref: J1182 2219
  • Greencastle, Motte, grid ref: J2429 1182
  • Greencastle, Church, grid ref: J2453 1181
  • Greengraves, Portal tomb: The Kempe Stones, grid ref: J4454 7363
  • Greyabbey Bay, Intertidal archaeological landscape, grid ref: J568 670
  • Growell, Crannog in Lough Aghery, grid ref: J2815 5336

H

  • Hillhall, Bawn (remains of), grid ref: J3012 6443

I

  • Imdel, Rath, grid ref: J1563 3734
  • Inch, Monastic remains outside State Care area, grid ref: Area of J477 455
  • Islandbane, Standing stone, grid ref: J4798 4003
  • Islandmoyle, Standing stone (otherwise known as the Gray stone), grid ref: J2628 3507

K

  • Keentagh, Complex cairn: Millin Bay Cairn (area around the state care monument), grid ref: J6288 4949
  • Kilbroney, Crosses (2), church and graveyard, grid ref: J1880 1954
  • Kilbroney, Standing stones (2), grid refs: J1870 1936 and J1864 1911
  • Kilclief, Motte, grid ref: J5979 4618
  • Kilclief, Anglo-Norman coffin lids (2) (in Church of Ireland Church), grid ref: J5960 4569
  • Kilkeel, Portal tomb: the Crawtree Stone, grid ref: J3075 1486
  • Kilkeel, Rath, reused as medieval church and graveyard: Church of St Colman del Morne, grid ref: J3070 1456
  • Killough, Harbour (Killough Harbour), grid ref: J5415 3633
  • Killysavan, Dane's Cast linear earthwork, grid refs: J0691 to J0684 3918 and J0684 3918 to J0690 3848
  • Kilmore, Multi-ditched enclosure, grid ref: J0855 6222
  • Kilpike, Rath, grid ref: J1245 4843
  • Kinghill, Rath and possible souterrain, grid ref: J2575 3278
  • Kircubbin, Harbour (Kircubbin Harbour), grid ref: J5953 6310
  • Kirkistown, Motte, grid ref: J6382 5753
  • Kirkistown, 17th century windmill, grid ref: J6411 5784
  • Knock, Motte: Shandon Park Motte (area surrounding the state care monument), grid ref: J3846 7277
  • Knocknanarny, Large enclosure, grid ref: J0671 3443
  • Knocknanarny, Platform rath, grid ref: J0744 3363
  • Knocknanarny, Dane's Cast linear earthwork, grid ref: J0634 3471 to J0638 3437

L

  • Lagan Navigation, canal visible at several points in the following townlands:
    • Reach 1: Malone Lower, grid ref: J3397 7128 to J3407 7709
    • Reach 2: Malone Upper, grid ref: J3369 7018 to J3353 6969
    • Reach 3: Ballynavally, grid ref: J3309 6915 to J3257 6914
    • Reach 4: Malone Upper, grid ref: J3195 6759 to J3099 6687
    • Reach 5: Malone Upper, grid ref: J3068 6714 to J3055 6720
    • Reach 6: Ballyskeagh, grid ref: J3005 6784 to J2861 6658
    • Reach 7: Lambeg, Lisnatrude and Tullycross, grid ref: J2806 6636 to J2803 6466
    • Reach 9: Old Warren, grid ref: J2670 6336 to J2664 6333
    • Reach 10: Blaris, grid ref: J2600 6275 to J2594 6247
  • Lapnagoppoge, Navigation pillar, grid ref: J5862 4705
  • Lappoges, Court tomb: Giant’s Graves, grid ref: J2557 5277
  • Legannany, Graveyard with cross-inscribed pillar stone, grid ref: J3033 4274
  • Legananny Dolmen, Dolmen, grid ref: J2887 4339
  • Lisboy, Raised rath, grid ref: J5144 4790
  • Lisdalgan, Raised rath, grid ref: J3939 5980
  • Lisnabrague, Standing stone, grid ref: J0716 4095
  • Lisnabrague, Dane's Cast linear earthwork, grid ref: J0664 4104 to J0682 4062
  • Lisnabreeny, Rath, grid ref: J3727 6946
  • Lisnacree, Church site and graveyard: Tamlaght, grid ref: J2447 1461
  • Lisnacroppan, Mound and enclosure: barrow, grid ref: J1924 3721
  • Lisnagade, Rath: Lisnaweelan, grid ref: J0833 4426
  • Lisnagade, Rath, grid ref: J0887 4347
  • Lisnagade, Dane's Cast linear earthwork, grid ref: Area of J086 439
  • Lisnaree and Ballydown, Rath, grid ref: J1484 4672
  • Lisnatierny, Counterscarp rath, grid ref: J1056 3730
  • Lisoid, Raised rath, grid ref: J5099 3674
  • Listooder, Raths, grid refs: J4110 5320 and J4173 5299
  • Loughadian, Dane's Cast linear earthwork, grid ref: J0702 4006 to J0694 3969
  • Loughans, World War II Pillboxes, grid refs: J0524 2746 and J0531 4733
  • Loughbrickland Crannóg in Lough Brickland, in Drumnahare townland, grid ref: J1113 4118
  • Loughkeelan, Raised rath, grid ref: J5618 4558
  • Loughmoney, Portal tomb: Loughmoney Dolmen, grid ref: J5391 4635

M

  • Magheradrool, Church, grid ref: J3792 5127
  • Magheradrool, Rath, grid ref: J3829 4977
  • Magheraknock, Hilltop enclosure: Magheraknock Fort, grid ref: J3444 5591
  • Magheraknock, Rath, grid ref: J3471 5699
  • Magheramayo, Rath and souterrain: Big Fort, grid ref: J2965 3800
  • Magheramayo, Standing stone, grid ref: J2984 3841
  • Magherana, Rath, grid ref: J1034 5467
  • Magheratimpany, Rath, grid ref: J3749 4779
  • Mahee Castle, Tower house and bawn (area adjacent to the State Care monument), in Mahee Island townland, grid ref: J5239 6393
  • Mahee Island, Nendrum Monastery monastic site (area surrounding the State Care Monument), grid ref: J5245 6364
  • Mahee Island, Tide mill, grid ref: J5255 6375
  • Mahee Island, Landing place, grid ref: J524 639
  • Margaret's Castle, Tower house in Ardglass, grid ref: J5603 3703
  • Mayo, Standing stone: Long stone, grid ref: J1604 2662
  • Mayo, Standing stone, grid ref: J1627 2524
  • Mayo, Enclosure, grid ref: J1650 2525
  • Maze, Hangars and World War II Pillbox, grid ref: J2241 6201
  • Meenan, Counterscarp rath, grid ref: J0928 3967
  • Millin Bay Cairn, Complex cairn (area around the state care monument), in Keentagh townland, grid ref: J6288 4949
  • Milltown, Court tomb: Carnanbane, grid ref: J1325 2475
  • Moneydorragh More, Standing stone: the Long Stone, grid ref: J3539 1991
  • Moneyscalp, Cashel, grid ref: J3142 3441
  • Moneyslane, Standing stones (2), grid ref: J2538 3998
  • Monlough, Rath, grid ref: J3909 6514
  • Mount Stewart, Motte: Moat Hill, grid ref: J5635 7013
  • Moyad, Court tomb: Rush’s Cove, grid ref: J2878 1958
  • Moygannon, Raths (2), grid refs: J1615 1991 and J1609 1981
  • Mullaghmore, Ring barrows (2) and standing stones, grid ref: J1928 2722

N

  • Narrow Water, Motte, grid ref: J1291 1923
  • Nendrum Monastery, Monastic site (area surrounding the State Care Monument), in Mahee Island townland, grid ref: J5245 6364
  • Newry, Tower house: Bagnal’s Castle, grid ref: J0873 2615
  • Newry Canal, Canal visible at several points in the following townlands:
    • Reach 1 (a): Drumalane and Lisdrumliska, grid ref: J1091 2071 to J0848 2594
    • Reach 1 (b): Ballinlare, Lisdrumgullion and Lisdrumliska, grid ref: J0848 2594 to J0874 2743
    • Reach 2: Lisdrumgullion, grid ref: J0874 2743 to J0848 2806
    • Reach 3: Damolly, grid ref: J0848 2806 to J0773 2869
    • Reach 4: Carnbane and Lisdrumgullion, grid ref: J0773 2869 to J0749 2936
    • Reach 5: Carnmeen, grid ref: J0749 2936 to J0742 3087
    • Reach 6: Carnmeen and Drummiller, grid ref: J0742 3087 to J0676 3230
    • Reach 7: Knockanarny, grid ref: J0676 3230 to J0616 3433
    • Reach 8: Ballylough, Drumantine and Knockanarny, grid ref: J0616 3433 to J0648 3678
    • Reach 9: Aughantaraghan and Damoan, grid ref: J0648 3678 to J0675 3833
    • Reach 10: Loughadian, grid ref: J0675 3833 to J0613 to 3928
    • Reach 11: Glenloughan, Scarva, Lisnabrague and Loughadian, grid ref: J0613 3928 to J0638 4504
    • Reach 12: Terryhogan, grid ref: J0638 4504 to J0631 4536
    • Reach 13: Moyallan and Mullabrack, grid ref: J0631 4536 to J0314 5117
  • Newtownards, 17th-century garden, walls and canal, grid ref: Area of J491 737
  • Newtownards, Market Cross: Old Cross, grid ref: J4915 7403

O

  • Ogilby Island, Stone and wooden fish trap, grid ref: Area of J507 687
  • Ouley, Church site, graveyard and enclosure, grid ref: J1450 3612

Q

R

  • Raholp, Church and graveyard: St Tassach’s, Saul, grid ref: J5406 4788
  • Raholp, Chambered tomb, grid ref: J5429 4719
  • Rainey Island, Oyster midden, grid ref: J5270 6314
  • Rathgorman, Motte and bailey, grid ref: J5278 5821
  • Rathmullan, Raised rath and motte: Rathmullan Motte, grid ref: J4775 3736
  • Rathmullan Lower, Barrow, grid ref: J4816 3743
  • Ringbane, Rath, grid ref: J1235 3445
  • Ringhaddy, Church: Ringhaddy Church (area surrounding the State Care monument), grid ref: J5381 5898
  • Ringhaddy, Tower house: Ringhaddy Castle, J5384 5886
  • Ringmackilroy, Windmill, grid ref: J1428 1822
  • Ringneill, Stone fish trap, grid ref: J5180 6615
  • Rosemount, Rath, grid ref: J5803 6766
  • Rossconor (Rathfriland), Tower house, grid ref: J2013 3374
  • Rossglass, Corbelled pig crews, grid ref: J5163 3510
  • Rostrevor, 18th century style grotto, grid ref: J1748 1860
  • Round Island, Structural complex, grid ref: J577 566

S

  • Saul, Ecclesiastical site: Saul Abbey, grid ref: J5097 4634
  • Saul, Carved stone head, grid ref: J5076 4673
  • Saval Beg, Standing stone, grid ref: J1205 3104
  • Saval More, Standing stones (2), grid ref: J1216 3119
  • Scarva, World War II Pillboxes (2), grid refs: J0645 4365 and J0719 4289
  • Scarva, Bivallate rath, grid ref: J0744 4398
  • Scarva, Dane's Cast linear earthwork, grid refs: J078 436 to J066 421, J074 433 to J078 436, J071 430 to J075 434 and J076 432 to J077 434
  • Scrabo, Hut circles, grid ref: Area of J477 726
  • Scrabo, Hillfort, grid ref: J4776 7260
  • Seafin, Castle, grid ref: J2205 3880
  • Seafin, Rath, grid ref: J2157 3786
  • Sheepland Beg, Windmill stump, grid ref: J5764 3924
  • Sheeptown, Motte and bailey: Crown Mound, grid ref: J1074 2791
  • Shrigley Mill chimney, Chimney stack in Tullyveery townland, grid ref: J5203 5390
  • Skeagh, Rath: Cromie’s Fort, grid ref: J2358 5018
  • Slanes, Church, graveyard, souterrain and enclosure, grid ref: J6372 5517
  • Slidderyford Dolmen, Portal tomb in Wateresk townland, grid ref: J3936 3437
  • Slievenagriddle, Megalithic cist, grid ref: J5295 4535
  • Strangford Lower, Tower: Old Court, grid ref: J5890 5002

T

  • Tamnaharry, Possible megalithic tomb and enclosure: Cloghadda, grid ref: J1542 2444
  • Tara, Rath: Tara Fort, grid ref: J6267 4850
  • Teconnaught, Rath, grid ref: J4321 4836
  • Tollymore, Rath: St Cillan’s Fort, grid ref: J3680 3195
  • Tollymore Park, Cashel: White Fort, grid ref: J3305 3178
  • Tonaghmore, Rath, grid ref: J3932 5748
  • Tonaghmore, Windmill stump, grid ref: J3841 5676
  • Town Parks (Comber), Motte, grid ref: J4480 6843
  • Tullyboard, Windmill stump: Portaferry, grid ref: J5995 5056
  • Tullycarn, Rath, grid ref: J1509 5258
  • Tullyear, Rath, grid ref: J1338 4489
  • Tullyhinan, Raths, grid refs: J1614 4864 and J1500 4776
  • Tullymacnous, Clay and Tullyveery, Crannog in the Clea Lakes, grid ref: J5099 5494
  • Tullymurry, Motte and bailey, grid ref: J4352 4182
  • Tullynakill, Harbour, grid ref: J5237 6348
  • Tullyveery, Chimney stack, Shrigley Mill chimney, grid ref: J5203 5390
  • Tullyveery, Tullymacnous and Clay, Crannog in the Clea Lakes, grid ref: J5099 5494

W

  • Walshestown, Tower house and bawn: Walshestown Castle, grid ref: J5452 4978
  • Walshestown, Pier, grid ref: J5448 5012
  • Wateresk, Portal tomb: Slidderyford Dolmen, grid ref: J3936 3437
  • Whitespots, Lead mine: engine-house, shaft, chimney etc., grid ref: J4918 7689
  • Whitespots, Lead mine: chimney of south engine-house, grid ref: J4925 7628
  • Whitespots, Lead mine: windmill stump, grid ref: J4936 7647
  • Whitespots, Lead mine: bog shaft, engine-house and ancillary structures including chimney and outbuildings, grid ref: J4930 7592
  • Woodgrange, Rath and tower house (area surrounding the state care monument, grid ref: J4446 4648
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