Irish brain surgeons operating in the eighth century in a remote area of Ireland, saw 1,000-year-old TB and cancer. Archaeologists  unearthed the remains of up to 1,300 people after discovering the graves alongside an unknown medieval church on the banks of the river Erne at Ballyhanna. Photo by Getty

Irish brain surgeons operating in the eighth century in a remote area of Ireland, saw 1,000-year-old TB and cancer. Archaeologists unearthed the remains of up to 1,300 people after discovering the graves alongside an unknown medieval church on the banks of the river Erne at Ballyhanna. Photo by Getty

Shipwrecks - HISTORY.com Divers have recovered nine bronze cannons and other relics from a Spanish Armada warship that sank off the coast of Ireland more than 400 years ago. http://www.history.com/news/spanish-armada-cannons-recovered-off-irish-coast

Shipwrecks - HISTORY.com Divers have recovered nine bronze cannons and other relics from a Spanish Armada warship that sank off the coast of Ireland more than 400 years ago. http://www.history.com/news/spanish-armada-cannons-recovered-off-irish-coast

The Brehon laws “The Lost Laws of Ireland” show complex sophisticated society.., My Family name [O' (son of) Judge, is translation of Brehon...

The Brehon laws “The Lost Laws of Ireland” show complex sophisticated society.., My Family name [O' (son of) Judge, is translation of Brehon...

Some of the most popular surnames in Ireland have histories that go back hundreds, even thousands of years. Several originated from the ancient Irish clans that ruled various parts of the country over the centuries.

Some of the most popular surnames in Ireland have histories that go back hundreds, even thousands of years. Several originated from the ancient Irish clans that ruled various parts of the country over the centuries.

Witchcraft? Tributes to Murder Victims? The Uncertain Origins of 17 Miniature Coffins in Scotland | Ancient Origins

Witchcraft? Tributes to Murder Victims? The Uncertain Origins of 17 Miniature Coffins in Scotland | Ancient Origins

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