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Excavations at Navan Fort 1961-71

D. M. Waterman

Excavations at Navan Fort 1961-71

County Armagh

by D. M. Waterman

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Published by The Stationery Office in Belfast .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Northern Ireland -- Armagh (County).,
  • Armagh (Northern Ireland : County) -- Antiquities.,
  • Navan Fort Site (Northern Ireland)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementD.M. Waterman ; completed and edited by C.J. Lynn.
    SeriesNorthern Ireland archaeological monographs -- no. 3
    ContributionsLynn, C. J., Great Britain. Dept. of the Environment for Northern Ireland. Environment and Heritage Service.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 244 p., [32] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16616762M

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    Navan Fort. Navan Fort is a large circular earthwork atop a drumlin in County Armagh, Northern Ireland, close to the city of Armagh. The ditch on the west side is best preserved and there is 4m deep while the external embankment is about 15m wide and 4m high making an impressive monument. Academics from Queen’s University Belfast and the University of Aberdeen have uncovered evidence for a series of monumental temple complexes of the Iron Age, as well as residences of early kings of Ulster from the medieval period, at Navan Fort is located outside Armagh city[Credit: Queen's University]The research was conducted in the form of a survey, led by Dr Patrick Gleeson.

    Bulletin of the Navan Research Group Number twenty-two Contents page Editorial 3 The Ulster Cycle in the Netherlands 5 Ranke de Vries Excavations in Haughey’s Fort East 13 J. P. Mallory and.   A group of researchers led by Richard Madgwick of Cardiff University analyzed pig, sheep, and cattle bones discovered via excavation at Navan Fort in Armagh, Northern Ireland. The analysis included the bones of 35 animals (primarily pig, but also cattle and goat/sheep). After performing multi-isotope analysis on samples of tooth enamel to determine where the animals spent their .


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| 1 Jun Paperback. The main circular earthwork at Navan Fort in Northern Ireland measures roughly feet in diameter. But archaeologists surveying the site have found signs of. Navan Fort, Co. Armagh, is owned by the Department of the Environment and is managed by the Environment and Heritage Service.

At intervals over a period of some 40 years the staff of the Department have carried out, collaborated in and sponsored archaeological survey, excavation and research into this famous site and the monuments in the surrounding landscape.

Excavations at Haughey’s Fort andEmania 5 – Murphy, E.M. Report on the osteological material from Site C, Navan Fort. Armagh, Emania 17 – Excavations at Navan Fort – (Completed and edited by C.J.

Lynn). Belfast: Department-of the Environment for Northern Ireland, Stationery Office. Weir, D.A. Current Archaeology No. 22, - Articles include - Three Megalithic passage graves at Knowth, New Grange and Court Cairns, Navan Fort and another similar smaller fort at Dun Ailinne & Viking and Medieval Dublin.

by Various, and a great selection of related books, art. Waterman, D. Excavations at Navan fort (Northern Ireland Archaeological Monographs No. Belfast: The Stationery Office. Ian Armit Queen's University Belfast. Review Submitted: July The views expressed in this review are not necessarily those of the Society or the Reviews Editor.

Waterman, Dudley; compiled and edited by C.J. Lynn, Excavations at Navan Fort,County Armagh, Stationary Office, Belfast, (NLI) Weatherup, Roger, Armagh historic photographs of the primatial city, Friar's Bush Press, Belfast, [] (NLI, QUB) Weir, David Alan, An environmental history of the Navan area of C.

Armagh (QUB). Haughey’s Fort, on a hilltop W. of Navan, may be a Bronze or Iron Age settlement site, and to the N., in Ballybrolly, is an Early Christian period site called ‘the abbey’. Further S.

in Co. Armagh the. Dorsey enclosure has been shown by excavation to date to the same period as Navan ( BC), and so has the Black Pig’s Dyke in Co. Monaghan. Navan Fort (Old Irish: Emain Macha, [ˈeṽənʲ ˈṽaxə]; Modern Irish: Eamhain Mhacha, [ˈawnʲ ˈwaxə]) is an ancient ceremonial monument in County Armagh, Northern ing to tradition it was one of the great royal sites of pre-Christian Gaelic Ireland and the capital of the is a large circular hilltop enclosure—marked by a bank and ditch—inside which is a.

Waterman & C. Lynn (eds.), Excavations at Navan FortCounty Armagh (Belfast, ), pp. –4; M. Brisbane et al, 'An African monkey at the court of Novgorod princes', in The Origins of the Russian State (St Petersburg, ), pp.

74–81; M. Brisbane & E. Hambleton, 'A monkey's tale: the skull of a macaque found at Ryurik. Navan Fort – Stories and Archaeology. Chris Thompson ♦ 06/11/ ♦ Leave a Comment. Emain Macha, known as Navan Fort, is one of the main settings for the great heroic tragedies of the Táin Bó Cullainge, as well as many other stories of great feats and tragic we find Conchobar mac Nessa, the legendary king of Ulster, the poison-tongued Bricriu, Cathbad the druid who.

Navan Fort is perched on an Irish hilltop, but some of its history hides beneath the soil. by Isaac Schultz J Subterranean Scans Reveal New Mysteries at an Ancient Irish 'Fort'.

Navan Fort is an ancient ceremonial monument near Armagh, Northern Ireland. According to tradition it was one of the great royal sites of pre-Christian Gaelic Ireland and the capital of the Ulaidh.

It is a large circular hilltop enclosure—marked by a bank and ditch—inside which is. goods but prestige items. Use of Site A of Navan Fort also began in this period with the construction of a triple-walled enclosure (Mallory, “Recent Excavations” para 6). A third site within Navan Fort was postulated by researchers but only discovered in with surveys conducted by Kenneth Kvamme, Daniel Larsen and Elizabeth Ambos.

Waterman, D. Excavations at Navan Fort, – Completed and edited by C. Lynn. Evidence of Iron Age temples uncovered at Navan Fort Archaeologists hope to have uncovered residences of early Ulster kings in Co Armagh Thu,Updated: Thu,This book attempts to tell the story of the excavations at Navan Fort and more recent discoveries in the area.

It is a personal account, coloured by first-hand experience, and is told in a matter-of-fact way, in the hope that the significance of the rapid series of discoveries leading .This suggests that Navan Fort was a feasting centre, as pigs are well-suited as feasting animals and in early Irish literature pork is the preferred food of the feast.