In December 2019 the IAFS led a community excavation in the field surrounding Clone Church, Clone townland in Co. Wexford.
Institute of Technology Sligo: Archaeology Department – MSc (2015) Sinead Middleton of the Institute of Technology Sligo carried out a study of medieval glass from a previous field-school, the Blackfriary, as part of her MSc thesis. She used X-ray fluorescence (XRF) and scanning electron microscope (SEM) to undertake multi- and trace-elemental analysis of the glass. […]
In the summers of 2016 and 2017 3D scanning of the standing remains of Trim Castle and its surrounding medieval landscape was undertaken by the IAFS partnered with Prof. Michael ‘Bodhi’ Rogers of University of Colorado, Denver.
In August 2017 3D scanning, or digital conservation, of the standing remains was undertaken by the Irish Heritage School partnered with Prof. Michael ‘Bodhi’ Rogers of University of Colorado, Denver.
In December 2016 geophysical survey was undertaken by the IAFS, Ashely Green (Bournemouth University) and the local community. The survey revealed evidence of several trends, including one that is morphologically similar to a back-filled souterrain, as well as a sub-rectangular ‘feature’.