A Cemetery Settlement in Carrowkeel, Co. Galway

A CEMETERY SETTLEMENT IN CARROWKEEL, CO. GALWAY

Full archaeological excavation was conducted on this site as part of the N6 Galway to Ballinasloe Road Scheme on behalf of the National Roads Authority and Galway County Council. This revealed a multi-period enclosure and cemetery site, containing over 120 burials. Rubicon successfully completed the fieldwork element before our in-house osteoarchaeologists analysed the skeletal assemblage. In addition to the final report numerous publications, lectures and posters have been produced for both national and international audiences.

A Crouched Inhumation during Excavation at Carrowkeel, Co. Galway

A Crouched Inhumation during Excavation at Carrowkeel, Co. Galway