Medieval Dublin III

Medieval Dublin III

The third volume in the series includes numerous essays on the city plus an appreciation of the late Leo Swan, who died in 2001 (and was a contributor to the first volume in the series).

Contents:

Georgina Scally – The earthern banks and walled defences of Dublin’s north-east corner
Alex Woolf – Amlaíb Cuarán and the Gael, 941-81
Alan Hayden –The excavation of pre-Norman defences and houses at Werburgh Street, Dublin: a summary
Ruth Johnson – Decorated wood from Temple Bar West, Dublin
Martin Holland – The synod of Dublin in 1080
Rachel Moss – Tales form the crypt: the medieval stonework of Christ Church cathedral, Dublin
James Lydon – Dublin Castle in the middle ages
Rosanne Meenan – Archaeological excavations at 16-17 Cook Street, Dublin
Mary Clark – People, places and parchment: the medieval archives of Dublin city
Laureen Buckey & Alan Hayden – Excavations at St Stephen’s leper hospital, Dublin: a summary account and an analysis of burials
Linzi Simpson – The priory of All Hallows and Trinity College, Dublin: recent archaeological discoveries