The Workhouses of County Roscommon
Irish Workhouse Centre
Cootehall Community House, Co. Roscommon
25 August, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
An illustrated presentation on the results of archaeological investigations, and secrets revealed, in advance of the M9 motorway developments in the vicinity of Old Kilcullen, Co. Kildare.
Previously unknown archeological sites discovered and excavated included: six prehistoric fulachatai fia, early Neolithic hearths and pits. Early Bronze Age settlement and structures, an early medieval souterrain or underground chamber, early and post medieval cereal drying kilns and a late medieval limekiln.