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A Mesolithic Cemetery: Ireland's Oldest Burials

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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On a bend of the River Shannon, Ireland's largest watercourse, a small band of hunter-gathers came to together nearly 9,500 years ago, to bury one of their own. At what is now known as Hermitage, Co. Limerick, they placed the remains of a man upon a large

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Bob P. (407)
Monday June 23, 2014, 5:36 am
Thanks Marty

Catrin NoForwardsPlease (157)
Monday June 23, 2014, 6:24 am
Thank you !

Jamie Clemons (282)
Monday June 23, 2014, 1:36 pm
really interesting.

Birgit W. (156)
Monday June 23, 2014, 1:49 pm
Interesting thank you Marty.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Monday June 23, 2014, 2:59 pm

Nelson Baker (0)
Monday June 23, 2014, 5:07 pm
Noted. Interesting. Thank you.

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Monday June 23, 2014, 8:30 pm
A fascinating article.

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (43)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 12:23 am
Very interesting. Thank you Marty.

Valerie H. (133)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 8:57 am
......ummmm...interesting.......thank you for sharing with us......

Panchali Yapa (26)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 12:00 pm
Thank you

Kathleen Mireault (221)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 1:25 pm
Noted. Very interesting article. Thanks for sharing, Marty.

Yvonne White (233)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 3:48 pm
Love archaeology! :)

Roger Garin-michaud (148)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 5:03 pm
noted, thanks

Winnie Adams (200)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 6:43 am

Kathleen R. (138)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 10:56 am
A fascinating article. Noted

donald Baumgartner (6)
Thursday July 10, 2014, 8:15 pm
A story " right up my alley".
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