University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Sean O Nuallain

The Megalithic Tombs of Ireland

Neolithic Tombs and Their Art.

By: Sean O Nuallain

The earliest evidence of human activity in Ireland occurs mainly in the northeast of the country and has been assigned to the Mesolithic or Middle Stone Age, with radiocarbon determinations indicating a date prior to 6,000 B.C. for some sites. In this region, noted for its abundant supply of flint, excavations have yielded stone implements, […]