Rathanadav facts for kids
|Alternate name||Carron Henge
|Location||Carron, Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland|
|Altitude||131 m (430 ft)|
|Area||2.65 ha (6.5 acres)|
|Diameter||117 m (384 ft)|
|Height||1.5 m (4 ft 11 in)|
|Periods||Bronze or Iron Age (c. 2400 BC – AD 400)|
|Official name||Rathanadav Ringfort|
Rathanadav is located on a hill about 4 km (2.5 mi) south of Cashel, 6.4 km (4.0 mi) east of the River Suir. It may be part of the larger Rathnadrinna royal complex, located 2 km (1.2 mi) to the north.
Rathanadav is a rath enclosed by a wide henge about 100 m (330 ft) in diameter, with an entrance near the north. Inside are five low mounds which may contain burials or maybe the remains of internal structures.
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