SMELT 2010

UCD School of Archaeology

The project is receiving lots of support from colleagues in the school and through the use of facilities and equipment.

Irish National Heritage Park

The Irish National heritage Park has kindly agreed to host the smelt.

Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences

My PhD research is generously supported by an IRCHSS postgraduate scholarship

National University of Ireland

My PhD is supported through a shared NUI Travelling Student Fellowship

UCD Humanities Institute of Ireland

The HII kindly provides support in kind for my research through the provision of office facilities.


Picture hosts the projects blog.

Marie Curie

I have also received funding from a Marie Curie fellowship to facilitate research in University College London as part of my overall PhD project. 

University of Aberdeen

Thomas Birch, a doctoral candidate attending the University of Aberdeen will be sampling residues from the smelt and analysing them as part of his research


Other Acknowledgements

I would like to thank a number of colleagues who have helped me with fieldwork and other aspects of the project including (so far) Conor McDermott, Rob Sands, Niall Kenny, Kevin Kenny and Angela Wallace.