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GIGMAGOG'S GRAVE - WEDGE TOMB
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Marked on the OS maps as 'Druid's Altar', this ruined wedge tomb is located on a very
slight rise with good views to the west and north-west. It is a NE-SW orientated wedge
tomb which abuts a modern field boundary. It consists of a gallery 4.43m in length and
1.3m in width internally and this widens out slightly at the SW end to 1.45m. Two of
2.25m in length and 1.34m in width. Outer walling can be traced along the sides of the
gallery, at varying distances out from it. The tomb is enclosed in an oval cairn, 10m in
length and .3m across, although a mound around a thorn tree to the west may be a part
of the cairn, making the total width 7.2m.  
GIGMAGOG'S GRAVE, WEDGE TOMB, COUNTY ANTRIM