Tuesday, 9 October 2012

Rathlin Island Seminar | 24 October, 1.30 - 4.30pm, Waterman House, 5 - 33 Hill Street, Belfast

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage is holding an archaeological seminar on the theme of Rathlin Island to mark the publication of Rathlin Island: An Archaeological Survey of a Maritime Landscape by Wes Forsythe and Rosemary McConkey.

Credit:  NIEA: Built Heritage.

The seminar will be held on Wednesday 24th October from 1:30 - 4:30pm in the Monuments and Buildings Record, Waterman House, 5-33 Hill Street, Town Parks, Belfast, BT1 2LA.

If you are interested in attending the seminar, pre-booking is essential. To reserve a place please email [email protected] or Tel 028 9054 3159.

Seminar Programme

1.30pm Welcome Address

1.40pm Dr Wes Forsythe, University of Ulster, and Rosemary McConkey, NIEA, Saints to Sinners: Highlights from the Rathlin Survey.

2.20pm Tea / Coffee

2.40pm Dr Colin Breen, University of Ulster, Crossroads and Connections: The Islands in the Medieval Period

3.10pm Questions

3.15pm Prof Gabriel Cooney / Dr Graeme Warren, University College Dublin, Rathlin in Prehistory.

3.35pm Questions and close of seminar

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