Ardaragh Wedge Tomb

Ardaragh Wedge Tomb
Helen Riddell
Ardaragh Wedge Tomb
Helen Riddell

The Wedge Tomb located at Ardaragh is said to date to the Bronze Age.  The tomb is located immediately inside a field boundary and can be viewed from the public road.

The tomb is composed is partially collapsed, aligned NE/SW and is composed of 14 stones, two of which are capstones. The tomb has a portico at the western end and a main chamber of about 4m long with narrows from 3m to 2m.

The tomb is known locally as the ‘Druids’ Altar.’

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