Balladoole Iron Age Fort

Archaeological Site in Castletown & Southern Isle of Man

This collection of ancient monuments between Castletown and Cregneash includes a Bronze Age grave dating to 10,000 BC, a Christian chapel from around 900 AD and the remains of a 36ft-long Viking ship used to bury a man and a woman. The buried ship was uncovered in 1945 by a German refugee and a team from the local WWII internment camp.