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Kerbstone 50 (SW24)

Kerbstone 51 (SW23)

Kerbstone 52 (SW22)

Kerbstone 53 (SW21)

Kerbstone 54 (SW20)

Kerbstone 55 (SW19)

Kerbstone 56 (SW18)

Kerbstone 57 (SW17)

Kerbstone 58 (SW16)

Kerbstone 59 (SW15)

Kerbstone 60 (SW14)

Kerbstone 61 (SW13)

 

 

Kerbstone 62 is the final missing kerbstone.

 

 

 

 

Kerbstone 63 (SW11)

Kerbstone 64 (SW10)

Kerbstone 64 Art

Kerbstone 65 (SW9)

 

Kerbstone 66 (SW 8)

Kerbstone 67 (SW 7)

Kerbstone 68 (SW 6)

Kerbstone 69 (SW 5)

Kerbstone 70 (SW 4)

Kerbstone 71 (SW 3)

Kerbstone 72 (SW2)

Kerbstone 73 (SW1)

Pictured right is the entrance stone to the Western passage. The Kerbstones are numbered clockwise, so Kerbstone 73 would be immediately to the right of this entrance stone.

Kerbstone 74 (West 0) entrance stone

Kerbstone 75 (NW1)

Kerbstone 77 (NW3)

Kerbstone 78 (NW4)

Kerbstone 78 Art

 

Kerbstone 79 (NW5)

Kerbstone 80 (NW6)

Kerbstone 81 (NW7)

Kerbstone 83 (NW9)

Of the total kerbstones 127 at Knowth only three stones are missing, these stones are numbered 20, 37 and 62.

Above is an image taken from one of the kerbstones of satellite site 3.

Kerbstone 84 (NW10)

Kerbstone 85 (NW11)

Kerbstone 86 (NW12)

Kerbstone 90 (NW16)

Kerbstone 91 (NW17)

Kerbstone 92 (NW18)

Kerbstone 93 (NW19)

Kerbstone 123

Situated: From Dublin take the N2 North through Ashbourne, as you approach Slane you will see a sign posted right turn for Newgrange this leads to the Bru na Boinne visitor centre about 6 kilometres down this road on the left. From here you can visit either Newgrange or Knowth or if you have enough time you can visit both sites.

Photos: Jim Dempsey and John Donnellan.

Discovery Map 42: N 9962 7345. Last visit April 2012.

Longitude: 6° 29' 29" W

Latitude: 53° 42' 4" N

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Heritage card accepted.

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