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Sligo’s Neolithic tombs are being vandalised ‘on scale never seen before’

July 28, 2020 - General

Five-thousand-year-old Neolithic tombs in Co Sligo are suffering damage and vandalism “on a scale never seen before” and will not survive unless action is taken immediately, archaeological experts have warned.

A Megalithic passage tomb in Carrowkeel is one of several that has been damaged in recent weeks
[Credit: WikiCommons]There are 75 passage tombs in Co Sligo, almost one-third of the estimated 240 in the State, according to the…

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