Achill Island 2016: Week 13 - Keem Bay
This week the building at Keem began to make much more sense!
Achill Island 2016: Weeks 10-12 - Keem Bay
During the past few weeks, we have revealed a curious foundation that seems to represent a small heel-shaped building.
Achill Island 2016: Week 9 - Keem Bay
We left Slievemore behind for another year and headed back to Keem Bay this week.
Achill Island 2016: Week 8 - Cromlech Tumulus
The final week on the Cromlech Tumulus for 2016 was hectic, as we completed the recording of the site.
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Achill Island 2016: Week 7 - Cromlech Tumulus
This week included cleaning the southern side of the site, a field trip to Achillbeg, and an illustration course at Dooagh Archaeology Centre.
Achill Island 2016: Week 6 - Cromlech Tumulus
We concentrated on removing rubble from the corbelled hut collapse in the south of the trench and continued clearing the entrance channel in the north.
Achill Island 2016: Week 5 - Cromlech Tumulus
We began working on the southern half of Quadrant 5 this week, revealing a massive spread of rubble to clean and record.
Achill Island 2016: Week 4 - Cromlech Tumulus
The team concentrated on completing the first phase of work in the north of Quadrant 5 this week.
Achill Island 2016: Week 3 - Cromlech Tumulus
This week we began work in Quadrant 5, a new excavation area at the eastern side of the Cromlech Tumulus site.
Achill Island 2016: Week 2 - Cromlech Tumulus
We spent our time this week expanding the trench over the Danish Ditch pre-bog field wall to examine a possible terrace and burnt stone feature.


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