MEGALITHIC MONUMENTS
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PROLEEK WEDGE TOMB
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This well preserved wedge tomb is situated some 80m ESE of  portal tomb  at Proleek.
It consists of a wedge-shaped gallery 6m in length, is orientated WSW-ENE   and
narrowing from 1.5m at the west to 1.1m at the east. It is closed at the west by a large
septal stone and contiguous with this to the north is a single facade stone. The sides of
the gallery are each represented by eight stones and the back stone is set outside the
ends of the gallery walls. A single roof stone is in position near the east end of the
gallery. There is no visible trace of an outer wall or cairn.
PROLEEK WEDGE TOMB, COUNTY LOUTH
CO-ORDINATES
54 2' 13.46"N...6 20' 50.53"W