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#Excavation

# excavation - Monday 8 January, 2018

Call for Protestant burial site to be excavated to examine bodies from mother and baby homes

The Bethany Home Survivors’ Group has identified over 200 children from the home who were buried at Mount Jerome cemetery.

# excavation - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Gardaí dig on Dublin's commuter belt land for Kinahan money and guns Exclusive

Mechanical diggers used in hope of uncovering information that has the potential to cost the cartel millions.

# excavation - Monday 10 April, 2017

'Urgent action is needed': Letters reveal shock at discovery of human remains at mother and baby home Tuam This post contains videos

'Urgent action is needed': Letters reveal shock at discovery of human remains at mother and baby home

The Commission into Mother and Baby Homes wrote to Minister Katherine Zappone before the ‘very shocking’ news broke.

# excavation - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Catherine Corless says more human remains are likely to be buried under Tuam playground

Galway County Council has said no remains were found when the housing estate and playground were being built.

# excavation - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Second excavation gets underway into alleged mass grave at Mother and Baby home

It is alleged that 800 babies are buried at the site of the Mother and Baby Home in Galway.

# excavation - Sunday 5 June, 2016

No human remains found in search of south Dublin garden

The search was being carried out after a woman alleged two children she gave birth to were murdered and buried there.

# excavation - Friday 29 April, 2016

Gardaí to begin excavating south Dublin garden in search for 'dead babies'

A search warrant was executed at the house yesterday evening.

# excavation - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Gardaí to dig at south Dublin house after claims that two babies were killed there

It is believed that the operation will be a major one and will take place next week.

# excavation - Sunday 24 August, 2014

The Trinity Skeletons: The archaeological quest to find out who they were

Medieval human remains found in Dublin city centre have thrown up many questions for archaeologists.

# excavation - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Photos: Cave excavation shows flowers used in burials over 13,000 years ago

The Natufians, the first people in the world to abandon the nomadic way of life, buried their dead on beds of colourful and sweet-smelling plants.

# excavation - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Thousands of ancient Roman artifacts uncovered in London City dig Pompeii Of The North This post contains images

Thousands of ancient Roman artifacts uncovered in London City dig

Archaeologists have so far discovered around 10,000 objects including writing tablets, clothing, jewellery and pottery.

# excavation - Friday 25 May, 2012

Archaeologists unearth treasures at Bible's Armageddon site

The jewellery was discovered in a jug at the city the New Testament predicts will stage the final battle of Armageddon.