Mound of Down

A large mound of earth dating back to the Iron Age stands above the marshes around the town. This tree-covered hillock once stood next to a settlement that was destroyed by Jean de Courcy in 1177.

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Adresse : 

Belfast Road

Nearby tourist attractions

English Street
English Street
Opposite Down Civic Arts Centre, the
15 minutes
Down County Museum
Down County Museum
When the new prison was built in 1803,
60 minutes
Down Cathedral
Down Cathedral
Nothing remains of the monastery that
30 minutes
Southwell Foundation
Southwell Foundation
The Southwell Foundation, which includes
15 minutes
Inch Abbey
Inch Abbey
The ruins of this abbey stand on a
15 minutes
Countryside Centre
Countryside Centre
A dam built in 19587 on the Isle of Hare
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English Street
English Street
Opposite Down Civic Arts Centre, the
15 minutes
Down Cathedral
Down Cathedral
Nothing remains of the monastery that
30 minutes
Southwell Foundation
Southwell Foundation
The Southwell Foundation, which includes
15 minutes
See all