When the Celts first arrived in Ireland around 250BC, the island
had already been inhabited for over 7,000 years. These pre-Celtic
peoples have left no written records, but they have left
extensive archaeological evidence, of which Newgrange is the most
celebrated example. Who were these peoples and how did they live?
Using archaeological evidence, Laurence Flanagan pieces together
the sort of houses they built, the way they cultivated... more...