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Archaeology C14 Radiocarbon Dates Scheme Reports

Radiocarbon dating human remains from Glencurran Cave, Co. Clare

25 June 2021

Please click download to view a report on this project which was funded under the 2020 Archaeology Radiocarbon dates scheme

Marion Dowd Download

Excavation at Doolin Storm Beach, Ballaghaline, Co. Clare

25 June 2021

Please click download to view a report on this project which was funded under the 2020 Archaeology Radiocarbon dates scheme.

Michael Lynch Download

Staad Climate and Environmental Change Project

25 June 2021

Please click download to view a report on this project which was funded under the 2019 Archaeology Radiocarbon dates scheme.

Fiona Beglane Download

Archaeology C14 Radiocarbon Dates Scheme Awarded 2020

22 June 2020

Please click download to view a list of the most recent Archaeology C14 Radiocarbon Dates scheme awarded. Individual reports will be published here in 2021.

Royal Irish Academy Download

Site C (1940) Lough Gur, Co. Limerick

14 June 2019

Funding for three samples was received under the Royal Irish Academy Radiocarbon Dates Scheme. The samples were taken from pottery from Seán P. Ó Ríordáin's 1940 excavations at Site C.  

Dr Rose Cleary Download

Cromlech Tumulus and Danish Ditch, Keel East, Doagh, Achill Island, Co. Mayo

05 December 2018

Three radiocarbon dates were obtained for the excavation 14E109 at the ‘Cromlech Tumulus’ and ‘Danish Ditch’, Slievemore, Keel East, Achill Island, Co. Mayo (MA042-021002-; MA042-021003-).

Dr Eve Campbell Download