• Recent Archaeological Discoveries on National Road Schemes 2004 (Archaeology and the National Roads Authority, Monograph Series 2)
Edited by Jerry O’Sullivan and Michael Stanley, this monograph contains the proceedings of a seminar on recent archaeological discoveries on national road schemes held in the Westbury Hotel in September 2004. The monograph contains papers outlining the archaeology uncovered on a number of road schemes including the N4 Sligo Inner Relief Road, N25 Waterford City Bypass, N8 Rathcormac-Fermoy Road Scheme, M50 South Eastern Motorway, M1 Dundalk Western Bypass, M3 Clonee-North of Kells Motorway, N2 Finglas-Ashbourne Road Scheme, M4 Kilcock-Enfield-Kinnegad Motorway, N30 Enniscorthy to Clonroche scheme and N8 Watergrasshill Bypass. The papers include:

Travels through time (Dáire O’Rourke)
Valley bottom and hilltop: 6,000 years of settlement along the route of the N4 Sligo Inner Relief Road (Michael MacDonagh)
Two Neolithic structures in Granny townland, Co. Kilkenny (Joanne Hughes)
Bronze Age Ballybrowney, Co. Cork (Eamonn Cotter)
A saddle quern discovered on Site 43, in Ballyduff East, on the route of the N25 Waterford City Bypass (Linda Hegarty)
From mountain to sea: excavations in the townlands of Glebe and Laughanstown, County Dublin (Matthew Seaver)
Around the bay on the Great North Road: the archaeology of the M1 Dundalk Western Bypass (Niall Roycroft)
The M3 Clonee to North of Kells Road Scheme, County Meath (Mary Deevy)
Iron Age toe-rings from Rath, County Meath, on the N2 Finglas-Ashbourne Road Scheme (Holger Schweitzer)
Minor ailments, furious fights and deadly diseases: investigating life in Johnstown, County Meath, AD 400-1700 (Linda Fibiger)
The Hiberno-Scandinavian site of Woodstown 6, County Waterford (Richard O’Brien & Ian Russell)
Woodstown 6: the finds (Siobhán McNamara)
Discovery and excavation of a medieval moated site at Coolamurry, County Wexford (Grace Fegan)
A society in turmoil – as seen in a 17th century coin hoard from Ballinvinny South, Glamire, County Cork (Ken Hanley)
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Recent Archaeological Discoveries on National Road Schemes 2004 (Archaeology and the National Roads Authority, Monograph Series 2)

  • Author(s): Published September 2005.
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