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Rubicon Webinar Episode 2 – Archaeology and the Planning Process

This is the second talk in our new webinar series. If you are interested, the previous talk is available here: http://www.rubiconheritage.com/2020/05/12/rubicon-webinar-series-launch/ This talk focuses on how archaeology fits into the planning process. If you want to find out more about some of the topics covered then the following resources might be useful: Irish Legislation: http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/ […]

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Ag scoilteadh na gcloch! A review of the burnt mounds excavated along the N22 Macroom Bypass!

A review of a group of burnt mounds excavated by Rubicon Heritage in advance of the construction of the N22 Macroom Bypass

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‘Colonising a Royal Landscape’ is officially launched!

December 2018 saw the publication of another massive Rubicon project which was excavated during the road building programme in Ireland during the noughties. The Mullaghmast project was part of the M9 motorway project which connected Waterford and Dublin. Rubicon undertook the excavations on the section from just south of Carlow town to Kilcullen in County […]

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Sod-turning at DIT Grangegorman for new Central and East Quads

Rubicon Heritage Services Ltd would like to congratulate both the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) and the Grangegorman Development Agency (GDA)on the launch of the Central and East Quads at DIT Grangegorman Campus. This launch reflects the hard work undertaken by both organisations to promote the on-going development of a centralised DIT campus at Grangegorman. […]

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The Big Dig at Caherduggan Castle: Week 3

Our third week in Caherduggan was spent excavating sections across a large ditch or moat which surrounded the tower described in last weeks post. We could see this once we removed the topsoil as a dark line of soil which stretched across the site. We started digging out this darker soil or ‘fill’ and immediately […]

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