'Return of the Flintstones' to
AN exciting discovery
of a prehistoric settlement in Greencastle will be
showcased as part of this year's National Heritage
The 9,000 year old submerged settlement was
discovered at Greencastle Golf Club in Eleven
Ballyboes two years ago. An archaeological dig
including underwater and shoreline searches
uncovered a number of ancient tools and flints from
the coastal settlement.
Exhibition at Greencastle Golf Club
from Monday, Aug 21 to Friday, Aug 25.
As part of National
Heritage Week 2017 and as a celebration of the
club's 125th anniversary, there will be a free
exhibition of some of the flints and tools found at
The exhibition will take place at the clubhouse from
Monday, August 21 to Friday, August 25 from 10am to
The display will subsequently continue at the
Inishowen Maritime Museum, Greencastle, from August
26 to August 30.