early post-glacial archaeological site at Cushendun, County Antrim

by Hallam L. Movius

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Statementby Hallam L. Movius ; with reports by Kund Jessen ...[et al].
SeriesProceedings / Royal Irish Academy, v.46, section c, no.1, Proceedings
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Pagination84p. ;
Number of Pages84
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Larne (from Irish: Latharna, the name of a Gaelic territory) is a seaport and industrial market town, as well as a civil parish, on the east coast of County Antrim, Northern Ireland, with a population of 18, people at the Census. The Larne Local Government District had a population of 32, in It has been used as a seaport for over 1, years, and is today a major passenger and County: County Antrim. County Antrim Genealogy, Family History Notes and Coats of Arms. Special extracts from the IGF archives. Part of the Irish Families Project, this reference work includes the complete census for Antrim, County Map, complete listing of modern parishes and placenames as well as older place names, plus coats of arms of families in Antrim taken from the Irish Book of Arms/5(6). Cushendun (from Irish Cois Abhann Duinne, meaning 'beside the River Dun') is a small coastal village in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It sits off the A2 coast road between Cushendall and Ballycastle. It has a sheltered harbour and lies at the mouth of the River Dun and Glendun, one of the nine Glens of Antrim. Deer Park Farms: The Excavation of a Raised Rath in the Glenarm Valley, County Antrim (Northern Ireland) (Northern Ireland Archaeological Monographs) on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Deer Park Farms: The Excavation of a Raised Rath in the Glenarm Valley, County Antrim (Northern Ireland) (Northern Ireland Archaeological Monographs)Format: Paperback.

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BOREAL DEPOSITS AT KIRKBY THORE, WESTMORLAND BOREAL DEPOSITS AT KIRKBY THORE, WESTMORLAND WALKER, D.; LAMBERT, CAMILLA A. BY D. W A L K E R AND CAMILLA A. LAMBERT Sub-department of Quaternary Research, Botany School, University of Cambridge {Received 15 June ) (With 3 figures in the text) GEOGRAPHY AND STRATIGRAPHY The site . Storm’s End, Murlough Bay, Co. Antrim. Located in North East County Antrim, Murlough Bay is an awe-inspiring location. Murlough is best known for its outstanding beauty, remoteness and views across the sea to Rathlin Island and the Mull of Kintyre. Plus the cows that sometimes graze along the sandy dunes. - Explore a8e10p18's board "Ireland in my blood!", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Ireland, Ireland travel and Places pins.

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Hallam L. Movius, Jr., Knud Jessen, Mrs. Nora Fisher McMillan, F. Richardson, Jr., An Early Post-Glacial Archaeological Site at Cushendun, County Antrim.

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77 8 A Mesolithic Site at County Antrim book, site at Cushendun, County Antrim. An Early Post-Glacial archaeological site at Cushendun, Co Antrim. Article. An early post-glacial archaeological site at Cushendun, County Antrim, (I, August ) Richardson, L.J.D.: Facilis iactura sepulchri, early post-glacial archaeological site at Cushendun a note on the character of.

Irish grid ref: D A couple of miles to the west of Cushendun village, Co. Antrim, along the Glendun road and opposite Craigagh church can be found The Gloonan Stone, or St Patrick’s Knee-Stone, which is actually one of literally hundreds of balluan stones that are to be found in Ireland, and is said to date back to the time of the Irish patron saint, though it’s more likely to.

at an early stage in their evolution, when Northern Ireland lay much further south than at present. Near Ballycastle coal is found, and was mined until The coal formed in subtropical swamps (similar to the mangrove swamps of the Florida Everglades) about million years ago.

Geological Map of County AntrimFile Size: KB. Old Photos of Cushendun in County Antrim in Northern Ireland in the United Kingdom of Great Britain. Co Antrim, Cushendun. Co Antrim. Web: : There is a totally new addition to this website with thousands of contemporary and old photos of.

the archives of the Ulster Archaeological Society. Figure 2: Tervillin Court Tomb, looking south-west 2. Introduction Background The survey of Tervillin Court Tomb was undertaken on Saturday 26th July It was carried out by members of the Ulster Archaeological Society, in response to a.

PENAL MASS SITES IN THE GLENS: The Rev. Patrick Mc Kavanagh. Discovering the old Mass sites in Glenravel, Cushendall, Cushendun, Glenariffe. Some sites known because of their Irish names eg Knockanaffrin in Glenravel; carved stone in Innispollan. Tievebulliagh (from Irish: Taobh Builleach) is a metre-high (1, ft) mountain in the Glens of Antrim, Northern forms part of the watershed between Glenaan to the north and Glenballyemon to the south.

It is situated about km from on: County Antrim, Northern Ireland. An Early Post-Glacial Archaeological Site at Cushendun, County Antrim. An Early Post-Glacial Archaeological Site at Cushendun, County Antrim (pp.

) Hallam L. Movius, Jr., Knud Jessen, Mrs. Nora Fisher McMillan and F. Richardson, Jr. County of Wicklow. Their Early Forms Collected. The Place-Names of the Barony of Arklow, County of.

Author of Book review, An early post-glacial archaeological site at Cushendun, County Antrim, The rock-shelter of La Colombière, Excavation of the Abri Pataud, Les Eyzies (Dordogne) Stratigraphy (Bulletin 31/ American School of Prehistoric Research, Harvard University), Archaeology and the earliest art., Necrologi, The Analysis of certain major classes of upper palaeolithic tools.

Ulster Journal of Archaeology. Series 2: a slightly annotated contents list. Complete from Vol. 2 () to Vol. 14 (). Missing Vols. 1 () & 3 (). note: all of these journals may be downloaded for free from Volume 1.

do not have copy available. Volume 2. Swanston, W, ‘Maps of Carrickfergus’ [Co. Antrim],   “Archaeological Digs in The Glens Of Antrim: Past, Present and Future” May 5, by GOAHS Archaeological Digs in the Glens of Antrim: Past, Present and Future This illustrated talk featuring ‘Castle Carra’ will take place on Friday 22nd May at pm in St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall.

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: Chapters: Archaeological sites in County Antrim, Castles in County Antrim, History of Belfast, Lord-Lieutenants of Antrim, Military history of County Antrim, Monuments and memorials in County Antrim, Politics of County Antrim, The Troubles in County Antrim.

This paper has two primary aims. Firstly, we review new data demonstrating interactions between people, plants, animals and woodlands in Mesolithic Ireland (ca. – cal. b.c.). This includes a synthesis of evidence from archaeological fishtraps, plant macrofossils, palynological indications of disturbance, and large mammal records.

Secondly, we suggest that the potential role of Cited by: Tievebulliagh, Glens of Antrim, round cairn and Neolithic axe factory, grid ref: area of D References [ edit ] The main reference for all sites listed is: NI Environment Agency, Scheduled Historic Monuments (to 15 October ), unless otherwise indicated.

Cushendun Village: Went to Cushendun Caves (GoT Set) - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Ballymena, UK, at Tripadvisor.5/5(). Patrick Joseph Murray was born near Cushendun on 8th March and died in Glasgow, 84 years’ later.

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Dublin: Sealy, Bryers and Walker, Brett, C. B., Charles Edward Bainbridge, Pages in category "Archaeological sites in County Antrim" The following 15 pages are in this category, out of 15 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

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This means that all the work between the 's and the. Ford, J. and Gordon Willey, Crooks Site, A Marksville Period Burial Mound in La Salle Parish, Louisiana (State of Louisiana Department of Conservation, Anthropological Study 3.

pg., illustrated. New Orleans: Geological Survey, ). Fulton, William Shirley and Carr Tuthill, An Archaeological Site near Gleeson, Arizona (Amerind Founda. Internet Archive BookReader Notes on the ruins of Dunluce Castle, county of Antrim: with explanation of a reconstructed plan of the earlier fortress / the MacUillins and MacDonnells.

Cushendun photos, County Antrim. View north along the Strand at Cushendun Harbour View across the strand at towards Scotland Cushendun Bay and town from Altagore beach photos. Media in category "Archaeological sites in County Antrim" The following 30 files are in this category, out of 30 total.

"Double-Horned Cairn" in Ballypatrick Forest - - jpg ×. Images and information about Ballyvennaght (Standing Stone) | County Antrim, Ireland onIreland's fastest growing antiquarian website. Plus information on many more ancient sites nearby.Antiville (from Irish: An Tigh Bhile, meaning "The House of the Old Tree") is a townland of acres in County Antrim, Northern is situated in the civil parish of Larne and the historic barony of Glenarm Upper.

Archaeology. At Antiville, in a marshy area beside a tributary of the River Larne, a rectangular house and souterrain were discovered enclosed by a shallow ditch cut Country: Northern Ireland.Larne, County Antrim,8 and from Mr.

W. J. Knowles' paper deal ing with a large surface collection from the same site.9 Implements from this deposit have also been recovered at Closeburn Bay,10 Cushendun,11 and Portrush,12 on the Antrim coast, while the recent discovery and subsequent excavation of an implementi.