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Revealing the Archaeology of the 1798 Vinegar Hill Battlefield

We are currently working in partnership with Earthsound Archaeological Geophysics and Sligo Institute of Technology to finalise the Preliminary Report for the major fieldwork recently carried out on the 1798 Vinegar Hill battlefield. Rubicon’s Damian Shiels was the archaeological director for the licensed battlefield survey, and gives a brief insight into what it has revealed.  […]

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Solar Energy & Archaeology in Ireland

Ireland is in the midst of major investment into solar energy, an important source of renewable power. Rubicon have developed specific expertise in managing the archaeological elements of solar array developments for our clients, and have carried out work on a significant number of these planned sites. Rubicon Heritage Director Trish Long provides an outline […]

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Heritage Centenary Sites of Rebel County Cork

Heritage Centenary Sites of Rebel County Cork Book Made Free Online

In 2016 Rubicon were commissioned by Cork County Council to research and write a book on the heritage sites in Co. Cork relating to the revolutionary period. It was a fantastic project to be involved in, and we are delighted that the Council have now decided to make the publication freely available to everyone online. […]

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Digital Facial Reconstruction of Tudor Dubliner with intermediate modelling stages shown on left

Revealing the Face of Tudor Dublin

In July 2014 archaeologists from Rubicon Heritage, monitoring Luas Cross City Utilities Works for GMC Ltd. on behalf of Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) uncovered a series of burials during works at College Green. A total of five burials were identified within a utilities trench located just north of the main entrance to Trinity College. Two […]

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Heritage Centenary Sites of Rebel County Cork

Book Launch: Heritage Centenary Sites of Rebel County Cork

We had the privilege recently of undertaking a book project on behalf of Cork County Council to mark the 1916-2016 centenary. Entitled ‘Heritage Centenary Sites of Rebel County Cork’, it is the fourth in the Heritage of County Cork series, and will be launched on Monday next 12th December. The book focuses on the 1916-23 […]

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