Rathdubh
SMR

KE045-025003-

Location

'The graveyard and site of the medieval parish church of Ballinvoher lie about a mile NE of Anascaul, on a gentle S facing slope at the west end of the low ridge that extends W from Flemingstown mountain. The church was in use in 1622...but was demolished in the early 19th century and the rubble utilised in the construction of tombs... An earlier origin for the site is suggested by the presence within the graveyard of 2 ogham stones. There is, however, no trace of any earlier enclosure'.

Cuppage et al/1986, 336:

Monument

The ogham inscription has suffered some damage but reads S(I)D(A)N(I) MAQQ(I) DALA. The west face bears a cross in a circle with an extending shaft that forms part of another cross below and above the circle.

An Rath Dubh (Rathduff)



An Rath Dubh Site recorded by Kathleen Reen.