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Picture Gallery 2015

Picture Gallery 2015

Archaeology Lecture Series

  

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AUGUST  Tuesday  25 |  7.00 p.m.
James O’ Driscoll (UCC):  ‘The Prehistoric  Hillforts of Cork’ and Muireann Ní Cheallacháin (UCC):  ‘Cork’s Fortified Headlands: Coastal Castles or Defended Refuges?’

SEPTEMBER  Tuesday 22  |  7.00 p.m.
Mick Monk (UCC):  ‘The Irish Ringfort: the story so far with particular reference to those in Co. Cork’ and John Sheehan (UCC):  ‘Viking longphorts and Cork’

OCTOBER  Tuesday  20  |  7.00 p.m.
Dr Maurice F. Hurley (Consultant Archaeologist ):  ‘The walls of Cork in Medieval times’ and Dr Colin Rynne (UCC): ‘Elizabeth Fort and the seventeenth-century defences of Cork’

NOVEMBER Tuesday 17 | 7.00 p.m.
Dr Barra Ó Donnabháin (UCC): 'Spike Island: the fortress prison' and Dr Elena O'Brien (Bluebrick Heritage): 'The Archaeology of Camden Fort Meagher'

DECEMBER Tuesday 8 | 7.00 p.m.
Karen Healy (OPW): 'Sport, Music and Recreation: The British Army in Kinsale' and Damian Shiels (Rubicon Archaeology): 'Fortress Bere: the archaeology of Bere Island's defence'