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Coolure Demesne crannog, Lough Derravaragh

Aidan O"Sullivan

Coolure Demesne crannog, Lough Derravaragh

an introduction to its archaeology and landscapes

by Aidan O"Sullivan

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Published by Wordwell in Bray, Co. Wicklow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lake-dwellers and lake-dwellings -- Ireland -- Westmeath.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Ireland -- Westmeath.,
  • Landscape archaeology -- Ireland -- Westmeath.,
  • Westmeath (Ireland) -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAidan O"Sullivan ... [et al.] ; with contributions from Vincent Butler ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN806.6.W47 O78 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 139 p. :
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16697752M
    ISBN 109781905569106
    LC Control Number2007534111
    OCLC/WorldCa176891775


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O'Sullivan, A., Kelly, E.P. and Sands, R. () 'Archaeological survey and excavation of an early medieval crannog at Coolure Demesne, Lough Derravarragh, Co.

Westmeath'. [Details] Sands, R () 'Review of Crannogs: A study of people's interactions with lakes, with particular reference to Lough Gara in the north-west of Ireland by. (O’Sullivan, A., Sands, R. & Kelly, E.P.), Coolure Demesne Crannog, Lough Derravaragh: an introduction to its archaeology and landscapes.

History. There are ringforts to the east of Lough Derravaragh, within the hills of Ranaghan. Turgesius the Viking, renowned for taking Dublin, also possessed strongholds nearby, southwest of Lough Lene. Knockeyon, the hill of Saint Eyon, is located on the south-eastern shore of the lough, rising steeply to y up the hill are the ruins of the ancient Saint Cauragh chapel Location: County Westmeath.

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Eamon Kelly’s most popular book is Coolure Demesne crannog Master Storyteller: The Collected Stories of Eamon K. EXPLANATORY NOTE. (This note is not part of the Instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation) The Order recognises part of the lands known as Lough Derravaragh in the townlands of Ballinphort, Ballinriddera, Ballynakill (Corkaree By), Clonava, Coolure Demesne, Derrya Donore, Faughalstown, Gartlandstown, Kiltoom, Knockbody, Lackan(Corkaree By) Lispopple, Lough Derravaragh.

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Book. Jan ; Aidan O'Sullivan. Rob Sands M. Cressey [ ] Alison Sheridan. View. Impressive, well appointed, rich and enigmatic: Coolure Demesne crannog, Lough Derravaragh, County Westmeath. Thus, their stratigraphy is very complex and individual sites can show multiple phases of rebuilding and reuse.

For example, at Coolure Demesne crannog, in Lough Derravaragh, O’Sullivan and his co-researchers examined all the sampled wood from the site and found that if had multiple periods of use from around BC. London and New York: Duckworth Books. O'Sullivan, A. () Medieval fishtraps on the Shannon estuary, Ireland: Interpreting people, place and identity amongst wetland communities, Journal of Wetland Archaeology, 35 (3), Crannogs: Lake Dwellings in Early Ireland (Irish Treasures) by Aidan O'Sullivan () Paperback Coolure Demesne Crannog, Lough Derravaragh: An Introduction to Its Archaeology and Landscapes by Aidan O'Sullivan ().

Lough Derravaragh; Areas of historical interest; Areas of historical interest. Coolure / Coolure Bay Located at Coolure Demesne on the northern shore of the lake there was a large rath shaped like a horseshoe it is called the "Rath of Moileen " and opposite it on the lake is a wodden crannog.

Previous - Archaeology. Next - Knockeyon. Back to. In Coole, Aidan Walsh will lead a tour of Mayne Bronze Age Road, Newcastle Town House and Coolure Crannog on Lough Derravaragh. A Nocturnal Wildlife Walk at Coolure Demesne will be led by NPWS Ranger, Triona Finnen.

Full title: Coolure Demesne Crannog, Lough Derravaragh: an introduction to its archaeology and landscapes Creator / Author: Aidan O’Sullivan, Rob Sands, Eamonn P. Kelly and contributors. Item Type / Page count: Book / p When Published: Publisher / Place of Publication: Wordwell Ltd.

/ P.O. Bray, Co. Wicklow. About: This book is the result of a Heritage Council-funded project. O'Sullivan Dr Eoin: Buncrana, County Donegal: O'Sullivan E.P. Dr: Buncrana, County Donegal: Raman Dr Ramu Dorasami F.R.C.P.I.

Bundoran, County Donegal. Coolure Demesne Crannog, Lough Derravaragh: An Introduction to Its Archaeology and Landscapes (Paperback) Aidan O'Sullivan £ Paperback. The area of land known as Lough Derravaragh Special Protection Area is situated in whole or in part in the townlands of Ballinriddera, Ballynakill (Corkaree By.), Clonava, Coolure Demesne, Derrya, Donore, Faughalstown, Gartlandstown, Kiltoom, Knockbody, Lackan (Corkaree By.), Lispopple, Lough Derravaragh, Martinstown (Corkaree By.

Carrick House near Lough Ennell was a large house built in the mid 18th century by the Fetherston family (now a ruin). Belmont House was built in and was a dower house to Ledistown House. Dysart House and demesne lay on the western shore of the lake.

Now however little remains of this house and the demesne has now been divided into farms. A view of Coolure Demesne crannog, Lough Derravaragh, A modern free-standing reconstruction of a crannog at the Crannog Centre, Loch Tay, Perthshire, Cover of children's book published at the end of the final phase of ‘lake-dwelling fever’ in the US   Lough Derravaragh or Loch Dairbhreach is pretty much famed for it’s relation to The Children of Lir (Oidheadh Chlainne Lír) old Irish fable where after being turned into swans, the four children of King Lír, not by choice, spent years there.

A little like being able to picture a child inside a giant peach, I find some grown ups will get why I could sit here all day and let my. Book. Jan ; Aidan O'Sullivan Impressive, well appointed, rich and enigmatic: Coolure Demesne crannog, Lough Derravaragh, County Westmeath.

Coolure Demesne crannog, Lough. Sat 16th May at pm Coolure House, Castlepollard, Co Westmeath, exploring the lakeshore of Lough Derravaragh. A walk accompanied by the renowned botanist Declan Doogue Information contact [email protected] Crannagh Island lies in the centre of Lough na Crannagh.

The crannog is very much as depicted on the OS map; it is oval in shap, 30m x m across. The outer edge of the crannog is faced with a drystone wall. It stands m above the lakebed & is surmounted b a stoney bank, m wide & m high. Crannog Bookshop, Cavan, Ireland. K likes. Bord Gais Energy Irish Bookshop of the YearUlster Regional Winner / Coolure Demesne Crannog, Lough Derravaragh.

An introduction to its archaeology and landscapes. Edited by Aidan O’Sullivan, Rob Sands and Eamonn P. Kelly. Large format paperback. € 10 Cork Silver and Gold. Four Centuries of Craftsmanship. John R. Bowen and Conor O’Brien. Collin’s Press. Paperback. Book Now Those with a real desire to get away from it all may find just what they’re looking for in the national heritage area of Lough Derravaragh in County Westmeath.

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For example, on Lough Derravaragh, Co. Westmeath, there is a likely royal crannog and ringfort at Coolure Demesne. UCD School of Archaeology’s investigations have dated this crannog to the between the 5th and the 9th century AD, and a range of finds indicate that it was a high-status site, possibly that of the Uí Fiachrach Cuile Fobair, a.

As a result, completely stone crannogs supporting drystone architecture are common there.” Furthermore, inDr Jean-Denis G.G. Lepage published one of the most user friendly architectural history books ever published, British Fortifications Through the Reign of Richard III: An Illustrated History.

In this magical journey explaining our. Lough Derravaragh Lough Derravaragh is a lake in County Westmeath, Ireland, north of Mullingar between Castlepollard, Crookedwood and Multyfarnham. Lough Derravaragh sits on the River Inny which flows from Lough Sheelin on its way to the River Shannon.

Lough Derravaragh sits on the River Inny which flows from Lough Sheelin on its way to the River Shannon. Shaped somewhat like Italy, it is a popular lake for angling and other watersports. The main public area is at Donore near Multyfarnham, where there is a.

Crannóg is a project funded by the Arts Council of Ireland and Galway City Council. It endeavours to provide support to writers, artists and associated literary events. A habitat management plan has been prepared for Council owned lands extending to ha at Coolure to the northwest of Lough Derravaragh.

The plan seeks to maintain the site as a biodiversity conservation area by establishing appropriate habitat management and by increasing local appreciation of the biodiversity value of the site while also.

LOUGH REA, the lake from which the town derives its name, contained at least four crannogs which were inhabited long before the town existed. According to folklore an ancient city was buried beneath the waters of the lake, the surface of which must have been at. In simple terms, a crannóg is an artificial island of variable size and height, roughly circular or oval in shape, constructed on the bed of a lake or on a suitable mudbank or islet.

While some examples were surrounded by waters shallow enough to wade through it was more usual for the semi-submerged mounds to be connected by a man-made causeway or footbridge to dry land or to make.

Lough Derravaragh, Westmeath. Description of County Westmeath The book is also available in Kindle. The Ocean Plague: or, A Voyage to Quebec in an Irish Emigrant Vessel is based upon the diary of Robert Whyte who, incrossed the Atlantic from Dublin to Quebec in an Irish emigrant ship.

Barony in north County Westmeath, in the Republic of Ireland, formed by Bordered by County Longford to the west and four other Westmeath baronies: Corkaree, Fore (to the north–east), Moyashel and Magheradernon (to the south–east) and Rathconrath to the south–west.

BARONSTOWN, a demesne on the west side of Lough Iron, barony of Moygoish, about 8 miles north-west of Mullingar, co Westmeath, Leinster. The mansion is a spacious Grecian structure, built chiefly by the late Lord Sunderlin, and now the seat of Mrs O’Connor. The demesne was enlarged by Lord Sunderlin, and enriched with extensive plantations.Lough Derravaragh, sometimes known as Donore Lake, covers an area of about 3, acres.

This long, shallow lake is best known through its association with the Irish Derravaragh Caravan & Camping Park Donere Lake Shore Westmeath Westmeath.miles away is Lough Ennell Caravan and Camping Park located in Mullingar and is one of Lough Derravaragh Camping and Boat Hire's closet Campsite.

Another nearby camping destination is Rock Farm Slane situated in Welshpool and is miles away. miles away is Battlebridge Caravan and Camping Park located in Wisbech.