Prehistoric ceremonial site unearthed in Ireland

Published on November 2nd, 2011 | by Admin

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Archaeologists working at Cave Hill in Ireland have discovered what they believe to be a prehistoric ceremonial site.

Dr Welsh also drew attention to a piece of sandstone which was uncovered at the site and has been inscribed with a unique design.

“We have a piece of sandstone and someone has gone to the trouble of inscribing an oval shape on it with segments, very like if you took a cross section of an orange,” he added.

“It is on both sides, so the jury is out on this one.

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