February 28, 2018
Achill Archaeological Field School’s final season at the Cromlech Tumulus and the Danish Ditch pre-bog field wall
February 15, 2018
Burnt mound/ancient cooking site discovered in Keel East, Achill Island, west of Ireland.
January 22, 2018
We will return to Keem this summer and begin a new excavation at Caraun Point.
September 25, 2017
It has been a fantastic summer as we carried out our final season at the “Cromlech Tumulus” site on the south-facing slopes of Slievemore mountain.
April 14, 2017
This summer, we will pick up where we left off in 2016. Read about past excavations and our plans for 2017!
April 1, 2017
We are currently pursing two major research projects. The first is an investigation of the prehistoric landscapes of Slievemore Mountain in the north of Achill, while the second, is a historical archaeology of Keem Bay in the west of the island. The Prehistoric Landscapes of Slievemore Achill Archaeological Field School (AAFS) has been exploring and […]
November 2, 2016
With the long warm days of summer long behind us, we have swopped our trowels and buckets for spreadsheets and Paraloid solution.