|BALLYVACKEY STONE CIRCLE
|PHOTO by Pip POWELL
|This Multi-Stone Circle is located in low flat pasture in the Basin of Feagle River, c
100m N of site. Circle incomplete; appears to have consisted of nine stones. Seven
survive including S radially-set entrance stone and axial stone (flat topped and largest
of group). Stones ar 0.7m to 1.6m L, 0.3m to 0.5m T and 0.95m to 1.5m H. Internal
measurements along main axis of circle, aligned ENE-WSW is c. 8.5m. Possible
boulder-burial (CO135-005002-) and standing stone (CO135-129---) c. 50m to N.
The above description is derived from the published 'Archaeological Inventory of
County Cork. Volume 1: West Cork' (Dublin: Stationery Office, 1992).
51 37' 59.7"N...8 56' 54.049"W