07/26/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Neolithic Settlement In N Ireland Found

Prehistoric mysteries uncovered in an archaeological dig at a Co Down road scheme were revealed to the public this morning.

The team behind the dig at the A1 Loughbrickland road scheme has uncovered not just a Bronze Age burial ground but also a Neolithic settlement dating back some 6,500 years.

Read more on The Belfast Telegraph

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