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The Archaeology of Southwest Ireland 1570-1670 By Colin Breen,

  • Title: The Archaeology of Southwest Ireland 1570-1670
  • Author: Colin Breen
  • ISBN: 9781846820403
  • Page: 464
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The 17th century was a period of significant political and religious upheavals and was also a formative period in terms of landscape and settlement development throughout Ireland This book examines Munster from an historical archaeology perspective In particular the study sets the archaeological context of these developments against the historical background of plantatioThe 17th century was a period of significant political and religious upheavals and was also a formative period in terms of landscape and settlement development throughout Ireland This book examines Munster from an historical archaeology perspective In particular the study sets the archaeological context of these developments against the historical background of plantation, Cromwellian intervention and economic expansion Important developments in rural settlement occurred with a network of agricultural and trade settlement clusters being established or re developed The landscape was also physically changed through new patterns of ownership, enclosure and intensification of rural practice Much of this was related to a large expansion in agricultural and fishing activity resulting in significant investment in port and marine communication facilities Industry was an important component of these developments and the Munster landscape retains many traces of these industries including iron and charcoal works Finally the role of the churches is examined in the context of these changing times.
    The Archaeology of Southwest Ireland The th century was a period of significant political and religious upheavals and was also a formative period in terms of landscape and settlement development throughout Ireland This book examines Mu

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