Unearthing a "lost" Irish village

Lorna Siggins | Jul. 19, 2013 | Irish Times

Inishbofin Excavation

US archaeologists have excavated part of a “lost” village on the Galway island of Inishbofin which may have been wiped out by an early 19th century famine.

The team of 10 archaeologists from University of Notre Dame in Indiana have spent the last month working on the island, focusing on the remains of 14 houses on the southeast corner.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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