Laboratory: Groningen?

BP: 4430 Std: 50

Delta 13C value -21.8 Delta 13C standard deviation None given

Sample Material: collagen, bone Sample Material Comment: human, scapula of child <10 years

Feature Type: rockshelter/cave Feature: the barntick, bats' and elderbush caves formed part of a single complex; deposits seem to have been mixed

Culture: Neolithikum Phase: n/a

Site: Bats' Cave, Newhall Country Subdivision: Clare Country: Ireland

Approved: Right: public


Gathering time: dating the early Neolithic enclosures of southern Britain and Ireland (2011).

The Exploration of the Caves of County Clare. Being the Second Report from the Committee Appointed to Explore Irish Cave. The Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, 1906, 1--76.

The Irish quaternary fauna project. Quaternary Science Reviews 16 / 2, 1997, 129--159.

The use of caves for funerary and ritual practices in Neolithic Ireland. antiquity 82 / 316, 2008, 305--317.


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