Excavation of a trench within Lochend Doocot (Friends of Lochend Park)

Digging a Doocot in Lochend Park, Edinburgh

A project investigating the Heritage of Lochend Park in the northeast of the City of Edinburgh has been initiated by the voluntary group ‘Friends of Lochend Park’. The park is one of many green spaces owned and managed by The City of Edinburgh Council. It has a rich heritage and Lochend House which is built […]

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Preparing the Geophysical Survey in Orkney (Rubicon Heritage)

Seeking Archaeological Staff in the Swansea Area

We are currently looking for all grades of archaeological staff for work in the Swansea area in early 2015. If you are interested you can find more details and information on how to apply below:   Archaeological Field Staff –Wales (Swansea area) Rubicon Heritage Services (UK) Ltd Pay rate: As per IfA guidelines Rubicon Heritage Services […]

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Holding Out For A Hero

Comedian Neil Delamere’s four-part series Holding Out For A Hero produced by Mind The Gap Films is currently being broadcast on RTE2. Episode two, charting the story of Red Hugh O’Donnell, was broadcast last night. Rubicon’s Damian Shiels was featured in the show, chatting to Neil about the 1601 Battle of Kinsale in Co. Cork. […]

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FAME- Federation of Archaeological Managers & Employers

FAME Comes to Ireland!

Rubicon were delighted to host the December board meeting of the Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers (FAME) at our Edinburgh office. One of the many great initiatives progressed at the meeting was an agreement to open membership to companies registered in the Republic of Ireland for the first time. Colm Moloney (MD of Rubicon) […]

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The Quiet Landscape: Archaeological Investigations on the M6

Launch of Monograph on Archaeological Investigations on the M6 Motorway

Last week we attended the launch of the latest National Roads Authority Monograph, entitled The Quiet Landscape: Archaeological Investigations on the M6 Galway to Ballinasloe National Road Scheme. Rubicon were one of the archaeological contractors who excavated sites along the route, and as such we have a number of chapters and contributions in the volume. […]

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