|EDERGOLE COURT TOMB
|This large, well preserved court tomb, marked on The OSI map as ‘Megalithic Tomb',
is located at the bottom of the W-facing slope of a knoll on the crest of an E-W drumlin
ridge, and incorporated into the N bank of an E-W road. At ENE, two jambs
surmounted by a large lintel give access to gallery (L 7.5m; Wth 1.8m). (Borlase 1897,
vol. 1, 294; de Valera 1960, 123-4)
The above description is derived from the published 'Archaeological Inventory of
County Monaghan' (Dublin: Stationery Office, 1986).