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Cannonball dating back to Cromwellian garrison discovered in Ballycar

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Clare County Museum announced its latest acquisition at the end of May, a cannonball found at Ballycar, Newmarket on Fergus, believed to be dating back to a Cromwellian garrison that took place at the now defunct Ballycar Castle, in retaliation for the 1641 Catholic Rebellion.

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5,000-year-old Burren murder mystery being examined

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A 5,000-year-old murder mystery from the Burren in County Clare is the subject of an exhibition at Clare Museum in…

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