Category Archives: Cultural Preservation

The Irish Times – Opinion: National monuments must be protected by clear laws

Carrickminders prevent removal of medieval defensive fosse at Carrickmines Castle, 2002 Vincent Salafia: National monuments must be protected by clear laws Many ancient heritage sites face destruction under next capital investment plan The Irish Times | Tue, Oct 27, 2015 … Continue reading

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Evening Herald: Tomb discovery sparks ‘national monument’ calls

Tomb discovery sparks ‘national monument’ calls The Evening Herald | 10 September 2013 ARCHAEOLOGISTS who discovered a new passage tomb near Newgrange want it declared a national monument. Using light detection and ranging imaging known as LiDAR, an underground passageway … Continue reading

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Irish Times – Lorry ban sought as plan for Slane bypass rejected

Lorry ban sought as plan for Slane bypass rejected The Irish Times – Thursday, March 8, 2012 A BYPASS of Slane village is unlikely to be built for at least a decade following yesterday’s refusal of planning approval by An … Continue reading

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