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Reilig na Rígh


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Reilg na Ríogh, Relig na Rí [Ir., cemetery of the kings]. Fanciful name known since the 18th century for a large, ringed enclosure at Cruachain, Co. Roscommon. The assertion that Reilig na Rígh is the burial place of the kings of Connacht is not supported by modern archaeological evidence.

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