Old Maps showing Newgrange & KnowthThese maps were produced in 1837, Newgrange and Knowth are both referred to as Moats.
In a later hand written alteration Newgrange is referred to as a Tumulus.
Newgrange showing the internal passage and chamber, date of map 1837.
Close up of Newgrange showing the Standing Stones, date of map 1837.
Knowth Mound referred to as a Moat (top of map), date of map 1837.
Close up of Knowth with a hand written note showing one entrance, date of map 1837.
Boyne Valley Private Day ToursPick up and return to your accommodation or cruise ship. Suggested day tour: Newgrange World Heritage site, 10th century High Crosses at Monasterboice, Hill of Tara the seat of the High Kings of Ireland, Bective Abbey and Trim Castle the largest Norman castle in Ireland More ...