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  • The Archaeology of Aran 

    Waddell, John (Tír Eolas, Kinvara, 1994)
    The Book of Aran contains chapters on the geology, flora and fauna, archaeology, history and culture of the three Aran Islands, Inis Mór, Inis Meáin and Inis Oírr. Chapter 5 is a detailed account of the islands' archaeology ...
  • Assembly Places and Elite Collective Identities in Medieval Ireland 

    FitzPatrick, Elizabeth (2015)
    This paper investigates relationships between assembly places and expressions of collective identities among Gaelic elites during the period from the 9th to the 16th century in Ireland.
  • Ballinderry Crannóg No. 2, Co. Offaly: the Later Bronze Age 

    Newman, Conor (Wordwell Limited in association with the Institute of Archaeologists of Ireland, 1997)
    A reconsideration of the later Bronze Age horizon at Ballinderry No. 2 where the Harvard Archaeological Mission uncovered a substantial rectangular wooden building. A case is made for the former existence of a second such ...
  • The Bronze Age Burials of Ireland 

    Waddell, John (Galway University Press, 1990)
    A county-by-county survey of Irish Bronze Age burials recorded up to the mid 1980s
  • The Cave of Crúachain and the Otherworld 

    Waddell, John (2014)
    Oweynagat (Úaimh na gCat), the cave of the cats, is a natural cave with a souterrain attached in the royal site of Rathcroghan, Co. Roscommon. Today it is an inconspicuous monument but is famous in early literature as an ...
  • The Celticization of the West: an Irish perspective 

    Waddell, John (1991)
    It is argued that the emergence of a Celtic language in Ireland was the culmination of a long process of social and economic interaction at an elite level between Ireland and Britain, and between these islands and adjacent ...
  • Cheques and Balances 

    Waddell, John (Archaeology Ireland, 2005)
  • Continuity, cult and contest 

    Waddell, John (Four Courts Press, 2011)
    The degree to which pagan traditions influenced early medieval Irish literature has been the subject of some debate. The phrase a window on the Iron Age once encapsulated a view that epic tales in particular depicted a ...
  • The corn stands of Corrandulla 

    Fenwick, Joseph P. (Headford : Annaghdown and Corrandulla Community Councils, 2008)
    [No abstract available]
  • Crewbane souterrain and nearby archaeologial features, Brugh na Bóinne, Slane, Co. Meath 

    Fenwick, Joseph P.; Dowling, Ger; Schot, Roseanne; Rogers, John (Meath Archaeological and Historical Society, 2012)
    [No abstract available]
  • The Cultural and Environmental Impact of Large Dams in Southeast Turkey 

    Ronayne, Maggie (National University of Ireland, Galway and Kurdish Human Rights Project, 2005)
    This study of the cultural and environmental impacts of large dams in Southeast Turkey brings together evidence from and interviews with people affected by hydroelectric dam projects planned for the Munzur, Tigris and ...
  • Driving through history 

    Fenwick, Joseph P. (Roads Ireland, 2008)
    [No abstract available]
  • Editorial 

    FitzPatrick, Elizabeth (Royal Irish Academy, 2009)
  • The elusive image 

    Waddell, John (Wordwell, 2009)
    It is now possible to identify one symbol in Celtic La Tène art found in Continental Europe and in prehistoric Britain and Ireland that appears to be an expression of a complex religious cosmology. This is the elusive (and ...
  • Excavation at 'Dathi's Mound', Rathcroghan, Co. Roscommon 

    Waddell, John (Journal of Irish Archaeology, 1988)
    The partial excavation of the embanked mound and standing stone known as 'Dathi's Mound' at the royal site of Rathcroghan, Co. Roscommon, confirmed that the mound had been cut from a natural gravel ridge. It also revealed ...
  • The exilic burial place of a Gaelic Irish community at San Pietro in Montorio, Rome 

    FitzPatrick, Elizabeth (Cambridge University Press, 2017-07-27)
    This paper presents the findings of a survey of the funerary monuments and burial vault of an exiled community of Gaelic Irish who were interred (1608-23) at San Pietro in Montorio, Rome. The site of their burial and ...
  • Finn’s Seat: topographies of power and royal marchlands of Gaelic polities in medieval Ireland 

    FitzPatrick, Elizabeth; Hennessy, Ronan (Taylor & Francis, 2017-10-31)
    Hill- and mountain-top cairns and mounds in Ireland are often viewed as epiphenomenal features of the medieval landscape. In recent years, research on early medieval ferta, ancestral burial places cited in the legal procedure ...
  • The Funerary Bowls and Vases of the Irish Bronze Age 

    Ó Ríordáin, Breandán; Waddell, John (Galway University Press, 1993)
    This illustrated corpus of pottery from burial contexts in Bronze Age Ireland c. 2500-1500 BC was prepared by John Waddell with the assistance of Breandán Ó Ríordáin and the National Museum of Ireland. It includes a study ...
  • Future-proofing heritage in Ireland: community, education and stewardship 

    Newman, Conor (Heritage Council, 2015)
    [No abstract available]
  • The geophysial survey of the M3 toll-motorway corridor: a prelude to Tara's destruciton? 

    Fenwick, Joseph P. (Meath Archaeological and Historical Society, 2005)
    The geophysical survey of the ‘emerging preferred route’ of the M3 toll-motorway through the Tara/Skryne valley has identified a wealth of new archaeological monuments. Still greater numbers of sites have come to light ...