Lecture & Survey Site Visit

Lecture by Dr. Edel Bhreathnach, CEO, The Discovery Programme entitled 'The changing landscape of Ferns in the 11th to 13th century'.  The lecture will be followed by a site visit to the area surrounding St. Mary's Abbey where a geophysical survey will be conducted. The survey will be conducted by The Discovery Programme in partnership with the Department of Archaeology and Natural Sciences, NUI Galway.  It is a continuation of a survey conducted in 2015 and the aim of the survey is to deepen our knowledge of the late medieval and early modern development.

Thu 24th Aug 2017