Knowth: Passage Tomb in Ireland

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    Built greater than 5,000 years ago, the Great Mound at Knowth is similar in size to Newgrange — about which I reported in this article — and is surrounded by 18 smaller satellite mounds. Also known as the Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne — which is designated as a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization World Heritage Site — the Great Mound has two passages with entrances on opposite sides: the... The post Knowth: Passage Tomb in Ireland appeared first on The Gate.

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