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Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy Volume 106, 2006 (Print Copy)

by Terry Barry
€ 35.00

Journal Details

Published date

22 December 2015

Frequency: 1 Annually

ISSN: 0035-8991

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Edited by: Terry Barry and Mary O'Dowd

Advisory Editor: Howard Clarke

Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy is a peer-reviewed journal which publishes original research papers primarily in the fields of archaeology and history, but also welcomes submissions on aspects of culture, including material culture, from the perspectives of other disciplines, as well as submissions in Celtic Studies and literature.

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  1. Editorial (pp. vii-ix)

    Howard Clarke

  2. Excavations of an Early-Medieval period enclosure at Ballynagallagh, Lough Gur, Co. Limerick (pp. 1-66)

    Rose M. Cleary, Nyree Finlay, Sandra A. Mc Keown, Margaret McCarthy and Meriel Mc Clatchie

  3. Tom Fanning's excavations at Rinnaraw Cashel, Portnablagh, Co. Donegal (pp. 67-124)

    Michelle Comber, Emily Murray, Sheila Hamilton-Dyer, Karen Molloy and Liam Hickey

  4. Charles Vallancey and the Military Itinerary of Ireland (pp. 125-217)

    William O'Reilly and Charles Vallancey

  5. John Windele's golden legacy—prehistoric and later gold ornaments from Co. Cork and Co. Waterford (pp. 219-337)

    Mary Cahill

  6. Malcomsons of Portlaw and Clonmel: some new evidence on the Irish cotton industry 1825-50 (pp. 339-366)

    Andy Bielenberg and John M. Hearne

  7. The ordination of women in the Church of Ireland (pp. 367-394)

    David McCready

  8. In Retrospect: Lord Charlemont and learning (pp. 395-407)

    James Kelly

  9. In Retrospect: Introduction to George Pétrie's On the History and Antiquities of Tara Hill(pp. 409-416)

    Edel Bhreathnach

About the author

Terry Barry