Greenanstown Stones

The Greenanstown Stones are located in Co. Meath, 3km (2 miles) from the Megalithic Passage Tomb at Fourknocks. Locally called the Jack Stones, it is said that they were thrown from the Hill of Tara by Finn MacCool (Fionn MacCumhaill) the legendary Irish hero.

Greenanstown Meath Ireland
Greenanstown Stones viewed from North to South

Greenanstown Meath Ireland
Greenanstown Stones viewed from East to West

Greenanstown Meath Ireland
Greenanstown Stones viewed from Southeast to Northwest

The Jack Stones, Greenanstown
Greenanstown Stones viewed from West to East

Greenanstown Meath Ireland
Greenanstown Stones viewed from Northwest to Southeast

Greenanstown Meath Ireland
Greenanstown in the setting Sun

Boyne Valley Private Day Tours

Boyne Valley Tours Pick up and return to your accommodation or cruise ship. Suggested day tour: Newgrange World Heritage site, 10th century High Crosses at Monasterboice, Hill of Tara the seat of the High Kings of Ireland and the Hill of Slane where St. Patrick let a Paschal fire in 433  More ...