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Full title: Rathgall, County Wicklow: Dún Galion and the “Dunum” of Ptolemy
Creator / Author: Goddard H. Orpen
Item Type / Page count: Journal Article / 17p
Journal Information: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, Vol. 32, (1914 – 1916), pp. 41-57
When Published: 1913
Publisher / Place of Publication: Royal Irish Academy / Dawson Street, Dublin
About: An article that tries to place Rathgall Hillfort in the context of Irish prehistory as described in various ancient tracts. It also attempts to match the site to that identified as Dunum by Ptolemy the Greek in the second century A.D.
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