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Archaeology Legacy Grants

Archaeology Legacy Grants Awarded Summer 2022

30 June 2022

Please click download to view a list of the most recent Archaeology Legacy Grants awarded. Individual reports will be published here in 2023.  

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Archaeology Legacy Grants Awarded 2022

31 March 2022

Please click download to view a list of the most recent Archaeology Legacy Grants awarded. Individual reports will be published here in 2023

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Knockroe Passage Tomb, County Kilkenny

28 October 2021

This interim report provides an update on work carried out to date with the final report due in October 2022.

Muiris O'Sullivan Download

Rathgall hillfort monograph publication

28 October 2021

This project completes the preparation and submission for publication of a monograph that presents in detail the results Prof. Barry Raftery’s landmark excavations at Rathgall, Co. Wicklow.

Joanna Bruck Download

Archaeology Legacy Grants awarded 2021

19 May 2021

Please click download to view a list of the most recent Archaeology legacy grants awarded. Individual reports will be published here in 2022.

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