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The Dorsey (Na Doirse)

Dating from the Iron Age period around 10 BC, the enclosure comprises two roughly parallel massive earth banks and ditch ramparts over a mile long. It lies astride an old routeway to Eamhain Macha (Navan Fort), the ancient capital of Ulster, near Armagh.

North West of Silverbridge. Turn right onto Drumalt Road off B30 Newry to Crossmaglen.

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The Dorsey (Na Doirse)

Begenal's Castle Castle Street
County Down
BT34 2BY
Northern Ireland
Phone number
T: (028) 3031 3170

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