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Re: Newgrange: quartz and granite wall
Feb 26, 2008, 08:56
I know there is a lot of quartz lying around Knockroe in Kilkenny so if u look at the pics of that, that maybe is how they found the quartz in Newgrange. I dont think its unreasonable to suggest that the quartz would have been used as a facing, however it obviously wouldnt have been as tidy as the OPW scheme that restored it!

PS Welcome and good to have another Irish poster.
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