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Proleek dolmen - 2

Proleek Portal tomb, Co Louth, Ireland.

Portal tombs date from around 3000BC, and were built by Neolithic farming communities. Burials, usually cremated, were placed in the tomb. Roof stone is estimated to weigh about 30 tonnes.

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Taken on June 2, 2012