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From the sacred to the profane- recent archaeological discoveries in West Kerry by archaeologist Laurence Dunne

May 04 2024

Saturday / Dé Sathairn

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Venue / Áit

An Díseart, Fresco Room
€10.00

Laurence Dunne is a senior archaeologist who operates an archaeological company based in Tralee. Over the years he has excavated several sites dating from the Neolithic (Stone Age) up to Famine times on the Dingle Peninsula, including Caherconnor, Dunbeg, Clochán Bhóthar an Trasnaigh and more. He is currently undertaking excavations of an Early Medieval site at Fahan on Slea Head. He will be presenting highlights from a number of his recent discoveries in the West Kerry area.

 

Laurence Dunne