Drombeg Stone Circle (Co Cork)
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The stone circle stands just outside Glandore a very picturesque cliffside village.
The stone circle consists of symmetrically arranged stones with the tallest or potal stones to the north-east forming an entrance and the lowest to the south-west called the reumbent or axial stone.
The number of stones in the circle of this region can vary from 5 to 19: there are 17 at Drombeg.
The site was excavated by L M Fahy in 1957. he discovered a compact gravel floor inside the circle under which was a central pit containing an inverted pottery vessel covering the cremated remains of a youth.
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Last Updated: on 11/16/2017 1:56:10 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (9:56 PM GMT)
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum