edited by Donnchadh Ó Corráin, 1981


Evans, E. Estyn: Introduction, xi-xiv.



Baillie, M.G.L.: Dendrochronology: the prospects for dating throughout Ireland, 1-22.

Lynch, Ann: Astronomical alignment or megalithic muddle? 23-27.

Scott, B.G. & Francis, P.J.: Native copper in North-East Ulster: a contributory factor in the establishment of the earliest Irish metal-working? 28-41.

Flanagan, Laurence N.W.: Some aspects of the composition of Irish Earlier Bronze Age bronze implements, 42-51.

Warner, R. & Meighan, I.G.: Dating Irish glass beads by chemical analysis, 52-66.

Kelly, Eamonn P.: A short study of the botanical zones on a ringfort at Simonstown, Co. Meath, used as an aid to the recovery of archaeological features, 67-77.

van Wijngaarden-Bakker, Louise H.: An old stag from Lagore, 78-81.

Raftery, Joseph: Concerning chronology, 82-90.



Woodman, Peter C.: The post-glacial colonisation of Ireland: the human factors, 93-110.

Collins, A.E.P.: The flint javelin heads of Ireland, 111-133.

Ryan, Michael: Poulawack, Co. Clare: the affinities of the central burial structure, 134-146.

Eogan, George: Gold discs of the Irish Late Bronze Age, 147-162.

Waddell, John: The antique order of the dead: cemeteries and continuity in Bronze Age Ireland, 163-172.

Raftery, Barry: Iron Age burials in Ireland, 173-204.

Séamus Caulfield: Celtic problems in the Irish Iron Age, 205-215.

Monk, M.A.: Post-Roman drying kilns and the problem of function: a preliminary statement, 216-230.

Harbison, Peter: The date of the Moylough Belt Shrine, 231-239.

Fanning, Thomas: Early Christian sites in the Barony of Corkaguiney, 240-246.

Wallace, Patrick F.: Anglo-Norman Dublin: continuity and change, 247-267.

Ó Floinn, Raghnall: The Kavanagh 'charter' horn, 268-278.

Cahill, Mary: A pietà from Cloran Old, near Fethard, Co. Tipperary, 279-281.



Groenman-van-Waateringe, W.: Field boundaries in Ireland, 285-290.

Ó Riain, Pádraig: The Irish element in Welsh hagiographical tradition, 291-303.

Macdonald, Aidan: Notes on monastic archaeology and the Annals of Ulster, 650-1050, 304-319.

O'Flanagan, Patrick: Surveys, maps and the study of rural settlement development, 320-326.

Ó Corráin, Donnchadh: The early Irish churches: some aspects of organisation, 327-341.

Moloney-Davis, Helen: The published work of Professor O'Kelly, 343-350.