Sligo Site Visits

Sligo 1982



Sites include: 
Carrowmore Passage Grave Cemetery; Culleenamore Neolithic Shell Midden; Knocknarea; Inishfree Hotel; Carrowkeel Passage Grave Cemetery; Coolbeg Wedge Tomb; Creevykeel Court Tomb.

Note: The field trips took place during an international conference to discuss the work of the Swedish archaeological expedition, organised by Goran Burenholt, to investigate the megalithic tombs in Carrowmore. (My thanks to James Eogan for this information).


1984 QUB Extra-Mural tour



Sites include:
Carrowmore Passage tomb Cemetery; Bective Hotel, Sligo; Rath near Carrowmore; Culleenamore Neolithic Shell Midden; Knocknarea (Medb's Cairn), Satellite Tombs, & Neolithic Hut Circles; Church of St. John (C of I) & River Garavogue; Heapstown Cairn; barrows at Ransboro.

Note: This field trip was run as part of a QUB extra-mural course. It was led by Fred Hamond, Martin Timoney & Alison Sheridan over the 16th & 17th June 1984.