Die Liste von Court Tombs in Irland enthält Court Tombs in der Republik Irland und in Nordirland.

Die Seite des irischen National Monument Service NMS[1] und die Seite des Northern Ireland Sites & Monument Record NISMR[2] enthalten alle bekannten Court Tombs.

Auf der irischen Insel sind über 400 Court Tombs bekannt.

In der Spalte Lage/ SMR werden die Geodaten, angegeben:

  • Oben die Koordinaten
  • darunter die Werte des Irish Grid des Ordnance Survey Ireland (OSI)
  • darunter die SMR-Nummern des NMS oder NISMR.
f1Symbol einer Weltkugel Karte mit allen Koordinaten des Abschnitts Liste der Court Tombs: OSM

Im Gaeltacht sind die Namen der Townlands auf NMS in irisch angegeben, während sie in der anderen Literatur überwiegend in englisch angegeben sind. Für das Gaeltacht werden hier beide Namen aufgeführt.

Liste der Court Tombs

Name (Townland) Bekannt als Ort County Bemerkung Position Bild
Antynanum Glenarm Antrim 54,930268° N, 6,042032° W
D 255 109
ANT 029:092
Ballymacaldrack Dooey’s Cairn Dunloy Antrim 55,001556° N, 6,404389° W
D 021 182
ANT 022:012
Dooey'sCairn(PaulO'Brien)Jun2008.jpg
Ballymarlagh Ballymena Antrim 54,850518° N, 6,225274° W
D 140 017
ANT 038:002
Ballyutoag Belfast Antrim 54,64604° N, 6,00226° W
J 290 794
ANT 056:024
Ballyvoy Antrim 55,208997° N, 6,181721° W
D 152 417
ANT 005:003
Browndod Antrim Antrim 54,764694° N, 6,12675° W
J 201 923
ANT 044:035
Craigs The Broad Stones Rasharkin Antrim 54,99582° N, 6,47072° W
C 979 175
ANT 022:023
Lubitavish Ossian’s Grave Cushendall Antrim 55,088778° N, 6,101306° W
D 212 284
ANT 019:006
Ossian's Grave dolmen Glenaan County Antrim.jpg
Tervillin Cloghafadd Ballycastle Antrim 55,208764° N, 6,143706° W
D 182 417
ANT 005:016
Annaghmare Black Castle Crossmaglen Armagh 54,10175° N, 6,61725° W
H 904 178
ARM 027:007
Ballintaggart Armagh Jetzt im Botanischen Garten Belfasts 54,796896° N, 7,242027° W
H 974 521
ARM 009:006
Court tomb, Botanic Gardens, Belfast - geograph.org.uk - 1617895.jpg
Ballymacdermot The Fairy Ring Newry Armagh 54,15425° N, 6,369806° W
J 065 240
ARM 026:015
Ballymacdermott Court Tomb Forecourt (149659173).jpeg
Clonlum Slieve Gullion Armagh 54,130905° N, 6,402599° W
J 044 213
ARM 029:004
Clontygora The King’s Ring Slieve Gullion Armagh 54,112206° N, 6,320906° W
J 098 194
ARM 029:011
Megalithic tomb at Clontygora - geograph.org.uk - 1788205.jpg
Banagher Cavan Cavan Nahezu zerstört 53,944431° N, 7,282625° W
N 469 996
CV026-005----
Cohaw Giant's Grave Cootehill Cavan Dual Court 54,053889° N, 7,028028° W
H 643 124
CV018-005----
Cohaw Tomb 15.jpg
Gartnanoul Killeshandra Cavan Dual Court 54,010833° N, 7,491389° W
H 333 069
CV019-035----
Gartnanoul Court Tomb-2.jpg
Parknabinnia Corofin Clare 52,987886° N, 9,101842° W
R 260 935
CL017-180007-
Teergonean Doolin Clare 53,029362° N, 9,389867° W
R 068 984
CL008-002001-
Teergonean court cairn.jpg
Ballybriest Carnanbane Cookstown Derry Dual Court 54,739444° N, 6,817778° W
H 761 885
LDY045:003
Chambered graves at Ballybriest - geograph.org.uk - 513211.jpg
Carrick East Limavady Derry 54,998217° N, 6,902278° W
C 704 173
LDY017:010
Knockoneill Dungiven Derry 54,919668° N, 6,722496° W
C 819 087
LDY026:052
Knockoneill Cairn - geograph.org.uk - 587374.jpg
Tamnyrankin Swatragh Derry 54,933194° N, 6,698917° W
C 834 103
LDY026:013
Ballymunterhiggin Ballyshannon Donegal 54,48128° N, 8,18813° W
G 878 592
DG107-083----
Bavan Killybegs Donegal 54,62709° N, 8,54065° W
G 651 755
DG097-020----
Carricknamoghil Killybegs Donegal 54,6694° N, 8,4228° W
G 727 802
DG091-002----
Croaghbeg
An Chruach Bheag
Pontabane Carn Killybegs Donegal 54,623446° N, 8,548421° W
G 646 751
DG097-017001-
Fearann Mhic Giolla Bhríde
Farranmacbride
Mannernamortee
Einfriedung der Toten
Glencolumbkille Donegal 54,713889° N, 8,718611° W
G 535 854
DG080-006----
Laraghirril Temple of Deen Culdaff Donegal 55,266806° N, 7,156944° W
C 536 469
DG012-003----
Laraghirril Court Tomb NW 2014 09 11.jpg
Garvagh
Corradooey
Ballybofey
und Castlederg
Donegal
und Tyrone
Liegt genau auf der Grenze 54,729503° N, 7,689195° W
H 201 869
DG087-007----
TYR015:005
Tomb at Garvagh Pullans - geograph.org.uk - 391264.jpg
Malin More Cloghanmore Glencolumbkille Donegal 54,689167° N, 8,745861° W
G 518 826
DG089-012----
Cloghanmore small.JPG
Shalwy Muinner Carn Kilcar Donegal 54,624722° N, 8,545556° W
G 648 753
DG097-018----
Megalithic tomb near Shalwy - geograph.org.uk - 11560.jpg
Audleystown Strangford Lough Down 54,376366° N, 5,597178° W
J 561 503
DOW031:007
Audleystown Court Cairn (02).JPG
Ballyalton Downpatrick Down 54,328869° N, 5,646225° W
J 530 448
DOW038:006
Burren Warrenpoint Down 54,139155° N, 6,265173° W
J 134 255
DOW051:031
Dunnaman Giant’s Grave Kilkeel Down 54,068509° N, 6,03258° W
J 288 150
DOW055:030
The Dunnaman Court Grave - geograph.org.uk - 2250623.jpg
Moyad Rush’s Cove Kilkeel Down 54,108° N, 6,031° W
J 288 196
DOW055:052
Cleggan Cleggan Bay Galway 53,56172° N, 10,10339° W
L 606 589
GA022-014----
Letterfrack Letterfrack Galway 53,54797° N, 9,950367° W
L 707 570
GA023-020----
Mweelin Letterfrack Galway 53,5544° N, 9,87761° W
L 755 577
GA023-024----
Tonadooravaun Renvyle Galway 53,599119° N, 10,03574° W
L 649 630
GA009-021----
Aghanaglack Enniskillen Fermanagh 54,34004° N, 7,852385° W
H 097 435
FER210:034
Aghanaglack Dual Court - geograph.org.uk - 1453704.jpg
Dog Little Skaghlea Cairn Marble Arch Caves Fermanagh 54,404904° N, 7,970257° W
H 020 507
FER190:009
Rossinure Beg Giant's Grave Derrygonnelly Fermanagh 54,402119° N, 7,881053° W
H 077 504
FER191:038
Farnogue Mullinavat Kilkenny 52,35025° N, 7,11867° W
S 600 224
KK040-020001-
Corracloona Prince Connell’s Grave Garrison Leitrim Typ unklar; könnte auch Wedge Tomb sein 54,33478° N, 8,00458° W
G 997 429
LE008-013----
Prince Connell's Grave - geograph.org.uk - 1119120.jpg
Fenagh
Commons Townland
Fenagh Leitrim Dual Court 54,01656° N, 7,83828° W
H 106 075
LE029-002----
Shasgar Manorhamilton Leitrim 54,40211° N, 8,16088° W
G 896 504
LE004-011----
Tullyskeherny Manorhamilton Leitrim Zwei Tombs liegen nebeneinander 54,28139° N, 8,15542° W
G 899 369
LE011-038002-
Wardhouse (LE001-021) Bundoran Leitrim Teil eines Komplexes mehrerer Tombs 54,46943° N, 8,34709° W
G 775 579
LE001-021----
CT Wardhouse (021).jpg
Wardhouse (LE001-024) Bundoran Leitrim Teil eines Komplexes mehrerer Tombs 54,46972° N, 8,34609° W
G 776 580
LE001-024----
CT Wardhouse (024).jpg
Aghnaskeagh Dundalk Louth 54,06088° N, 6,35777° W
J 075 136
LH004-033----
Aghnaskeagh CourtTomb.jpg
Commons Carlingford Louth 54,02298° N, 6,19665° W
J 182 096
LH008-022----
Rockmarshall Cooley-Halbinsel Louth 54,00919° N, 6,28475° W
J 125 080
LH008-033----
Aillemore Louisburgh Mayo 53,69937° N, 9,87606° W
L 761 738
MA095-020001-
Aillemore Court Tomb - geograph.org.uk - 291135.jpg
Ballyglass Ballycastle Mayo 54,28161° N, 9,38636° W
G 097 378
MA007-046----
Behy
An Bheithigh
Céide Fields Mayo Nahezu vom Moor verdeckt 54,3043° N, 9,46264° W
G 049 404
MA006-013----
Cartronmacmanus Foxford Mayo 54,01247° N, 8,97607° W
G 360 074
MA049-058001-
Drumcollagh Ballycroy Mayo Zweitgrößtes Court Tomb Irlands, auch Drumgollagh 53,97916° N, 9,83198° W
F 798 048
MA056-004001-
Keel East Acaill
Achill Island
Mayo 53,9998° N, 10,05867° W
F 649 075
MA042-021001-
Tomb Achill Island.jpg
Rathlacken Ballycastle Mayo 54,29077° N, 9,28152° W
G 165 387
MA007-016006-
Rathlacken Court Tomb.jpg
Carn Newbliss Monaghan 54,17955° N, 7,06597° W
H 610 260
MO013-029----
Edergole Rockcorry Monaghan 54,12159° N, 7,06191° W
H 613 195
MO018-043----
Tiredigan Newbliss Monaghan 54,19736° N, 7,07478° W
H 604 279
MO012-041----
Carrownagh Sligo 54,20491° N, 8,41151° W
G 732 285
SL021-020----
Carrownagh Court Tomb.jpg
Carrowreagh Süd Aclare Sligo 54,05734° N, 8,94112° W
G 383 123
SL036-003----
Carrowreagh Nord Giant's Grave
Cashelnamon
Aclare Sligo 54,05863° N, 8,94054° W
G 383 128
SL036-002----
Creevykeel Cliffony Sligo Größtes Court Tomb Irlands 54,43861° N, 8,43333° W
G 719 545
SL003-032----
County Sligo - Creevykeel Court Tomb - 20190708134052.jpg
Creevymore Cliffony Sligo 54,43348° N, 8,44815° W
G 709 539
SL002-010----
Creevymore 2021.06.03 (1).jpg
Cummeen Sligo Sligo 54,27701° N, 8,52677° W
G 657 365
SL014-045----
Killaspugbrone Strandhill Sligo 54,27498° N, 8,59838° W
G 610 364
SL013-003----
Killaspugbrone-1.jpg
Magheraghanrush Deerpark Lough Gill Sligo 54,27933° N, 8,38111° W
G 752 367
SL015-050----
Deer Park Court Tomb - geograph.org.uk - 985472.jpg
Moytirra East Giant’s Grave Ballyfarnan Sligo 54,07582° N, 8,28378° W
G 814 141
SL035-079----
Shanballyedmond Rear Cross Tipperary 52,67528° N, 8,25° W
R 844 587
TN038-013----
Balix Lower Plumbridge Tyrone 54,7969° N, 7,24203° W
H 483 963
TYR006-006
Ballywholan Carnagat Clogher Tyrone 54,38588° N, 7,14558° W
H 569 470
TYR065-002
Carnagat Portal Tomb - geograph.org.uk - 631653.jpg
Beltany Omagh Tyrone 54,68666° N, 7,3553° W
H 416 826
TYR025-008
Chambered Grave at Beltany, County Tyrone - geograph.org.uk - 89161.jpg
Carnanransy Cloghmore Tyrone 54,71184° N, 7,03179° W
H 624 853
TYR019-005
Creggandevesky Carrickmore Tyrone 54,61897° N, 7,00458° W
H 645 750
TYR037-014
Creggandevesky Court Grave - geograph.org.uk - 177854.jpg
Loughmacrory Omagh Tyrone 54,63759° N, 7,0952° W
H 577 777
TYR027-014
Long Cairn, Loughmacrory - geograph.org.uk - 146643.jpg
Ballynamona Lower Dungarvan Waterford Südlichstes in Irland 52,00295° N, 7,58204° W
X 287 836
WA039-007----

Siehe auch

Literatur

  • Archaeological Inventory of County Galway. Band 1: Paul Gosling: West Galway (including Connemara and the Aran Islands). Stationery Office, Dublin 1993, ISBN 0-7076-0322-6.
  • William Copeland Borlase: The Dolmens of Ireland, their Distribution, structural Characteristics, and Affinities in other Countries; together with the Folk-lore attaching to them and Traditions of the Irish People. 3 Bände, Chapman & Hall, London 1897 (Online).
  • Eammon Cody: Survey of the Megalithic tombs of Ireland. 6. Countiy Donegal. Stationery Office, Dublin 2002, ISBN 0-7557-1248-X (PDF (Teil 1); 20,1 MB, PDF (Teil 2); 20,3 MB, PDF (Teil 3); 23,4 MB, PDF (Teil 4); 17,9 MB, PDF (Teil 5); 19,8 MB, PDF (Teil 6); 23 MB, PDF (Teil 7); 20,4 MB, PDF (Teil 8); 16,3 MB, PDF (Teil 9); 13 MB).
  • Michael Herity: The finds from Irish court tombs. In: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy. Section C: Archaeology, Celtic studies, history, linguistics, literature. Band 87C, 1987, S. 103–281, JSTOR 25506150.
  • Carleton Jones: Temples of Stone: Exploring the megalithic Tombs of Ireland. Collins, Cork 2007, ISBN 978-1905172054.
  • Seán Ó Nualláin: Survey of the Megalithic tombs of Ireland. 5. Countiy Sligo. Stationery Office, Dublin 1989, ISBN 0-7076-0080-4 (PDF (Textband); 16,2 MB, PDF (Tafelband); 9,4 MB).
  • Ruaidhrí de Valera, Seán Ó Nualláin: Survey of the Megalithic tombs of Ireland. 1. County Clare. Stationery Office, Dublin 1961 (PDF (Textband); 13 MB).
  • Ruaidhrí de Valera, Seán Ó Nualláin: Survey of the Megalithic tombs of Ireland. 2. County Mayo. Stationery Office, Dublin 1964 (PDF (Textband); 15,9 MB, PDF (Tafelband); 7,9 MB).
  • Ruaidhrí de Valera, Seán Ó Nualláin: Survey of the Megalithic tombs of Ireland. 3. Counties Galway, Roscommon, Leitrim, Longford, Westmeath, Laoighis, Offaly, Kildare, Cavan. Stationery Office, Dublin 1972 (PDF (Textband); 17,9 MB, PDF (Tafelband); 4,8 MB).
  • Ruaidhrí de Valera, Seán Ó Nualláin: Survey of the Megalithic tombs of Ireland. 4. Counties Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Tipperary. Stationery Office, Dublin 1982 (PDF (Textband); 14,9 MB, PDF (Tafelband); 8,1 MB).
  • Elizabeth Shee Twohig: Irish Megalithic Tombs. Princes Risborough, Shire 1990. ISBN 0-7478-0094-4.
  • Henry Welsh, June Welsh: The Prehistoric Burial Sites of Northern Ireland. Archaeopress, Oxford 2014, ISBN 978-1-78491-006-8.

Weblinks

Einzelnachweise

  1. Historic Environment Viewer NMS, auf webgis.archaeology.ie, abgerufen am 19. November 2020.
  2. Northern Ireland Sites & Monument Record NISMR, auf apps.communities-ni.gov.uk, abgerufen am 19. November 2020.