Archaeology Ireland

Archived since Autumn 1987 Complete Archive Quarterly
148 issues
Archaeology Ireland magazine, published every quarter since 1987, provides a comprehensive range of articles, news and features. Content covers numerous areas in archaeology including science, art, architecture, history, geography, economics, sociology, anthropology, religion and more. The magazine offers readers a broad range of well-researched, lavishly illustrated articles on a range of topics at an accessible level to all, whether it’s a passing or professional interest. Archaeology Ireland is a key reference guide for students, visitors from abroad, those in the field, and all archaeology fans with an interest in Ireland’s archaeological wonders.

All issues of Archaeology Ireland, from the first one in 1987 to the latest quarterly edition, are now available as digital editions with a fully searchable digital archive, creating an invaluable resource of over 120 issues of well-researched and lavishly illustrated articles, as well as over 80 Heritage Guide supplements that study a range of Irish archaeological sites in fine-combed detail.

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FEATURES
 
THE RINGING OF SILVER 
David Bayley, Michael Kenny, John Ó Néill and Paul Duffy describe a Hiberno-Norse coin hoard from a Fingal ringfort 
 
THE LOOK OF THE IRISH 
Susan Arthure describes the landscape of a small rural Irish community in colonial South Australia 
 
A VISIT TO JOYCE’S ‘NIGHTTOWN’ 
Ellie Organ discusses Dublin excavations with literary echoes 
 
THE DOBHARCHÚ OF GLENADE LAKE, CO. LEITRIM 
In this contribution to Folklore Focus Tamlyn McHugh describes a legendary water monster  
 
THE RAVEN WILL FLY AGAIN 
Patrick Herbage revisits the Wood Quay controversy 50 years on 
 
PALADINS, HEROES AND VILLAINS 
Nick Maxwell ponders the saviours of Wood Quay 
 
ADERRIG— RE-EVALUATING A MEDIEVAL CHURCH AND MULTI-PERIOD SITE USING MODERN TECHNOLOGY 
Donal Lucey and Stephen Callaghan tell us how drone photography and online documentary research reveal more than at first meets the eye 
 
MAYNETOWN EARTHWORKS—THE PORT MANNAN LONGPHORT? 
Paul Duffy, Aidan Giblin and Mick Mongey discuss the evidence for a possible Viking base
 
LACE-MAKING 
In this contribution to the Know Your Monuments series Muiris O’Sullivan and Liam Downey describe the cottage industry of lace-making, which required considerable skill 
 
ANOTHER (CHARCOAL) PIECE OF THE SUNKEN STRUCTURE PUZZLE 
Roisin O’Droma investigates what lies beneath the Lidl shop on Aungier Street in Dublin 
 
BOOK REVIEW 
Mark Hennessy reviews Town and country: perspectives from the Irish Historic Towns Atlas, edited by Sarah Gearty and Michael Potterton
 
MUSEUM PIECE
Elaine Conroy and Emma Seillé tell us about the Rathcroghan Visitor Centre and describe a piece from its collection
 
REGULARS
News 
Quote ... unquote
News from the Net 
A note from Hy Brasil 
33 Events 
Book news 

Subjects: Archaeology, History

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  • First Issue: Autumn 1987
  • Latest Issue: Summer 2024
  • Issue Count: 148
  • Published: Quarterly
  • ISSN: 2565-6066