Archive | December, 2005

Balrothery was major Irish settlement for many centuries

ONE of the foremost archaeologists in Ireland has confirmed that the area around Balrothery is one of the most historic in the country and indeed it could be linked to St Patrick.Judith Carroll and her team spent many months working on sites at Rosepark and on the Skerries and Lusk road and feels that new [...]

Meeting to decide fate of Holy Well

FINGAL County Council is to meet a Balbriggan developer to ascertain what needs to be done to protect a Holy Well as required under a grant of planning permission to build a new housing estate.It had been agreed that a meeting will be held on site, most likely this week, at Rosepark in Balrothery between [...]