Knowth excavation archive

This archive will contain the original excavation reports, drawings, photographs and other specialist research from the modern programme of excavations that began at Knowth in June 1962 and that has gone in to making the publication of the Excavations at Knowth series of monograp

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Excavations at Knowth

A major programme of archaeological excavation commenced on 18 June 1962 at the passage tomb cemetery at Knowth, Co Meath. This research excavation continued on a seasonal basis for more than 40 years, resulting in the excavation of a considerable area of the monument complex. Ot

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Photographs of Dublin City Centre after the 1916 Rebellion

This is a collection of 40 photographs taken 17-18 May 1916 by Thomas Johnson Westropp, 1860-1922. Westropp placed them in an album entitled, ‘Ruined buildings in Dublin after the Sinn Fein rebellion, April-May 1916 by Thomas Westropp, photographed May 17th & 18th 1916’, which h

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