Burren Glossary

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Megalithic

Translating as 'large stone' this term is used to refer to the large stone monuments built in the Neolithic period

Mesolithic

Time period from 7,000 to 4,000 BC

Midden

Sites where remnants of ancient cooking and eating activity are discovered