Irish Neolithic Sites At Risk From Vandals and Treasure Hunters

July 28, 2020 - General
Michael McDonagh, Head of National Monuments, inspecting the damage at Ballygawley, a famous Irish Neolithic site.          Source: Sligo Neolithic Landscapes

Irish Neolithic sites, and Stone Age monuments are being destroyed by treasure hunters, vandals, and visitors. Some of the tombs date back 5000 years and are among the oldest of their kind in Europe.

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