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6,000 year old Tsunami in Ireland?

Archeologists have uncovered evidence of pre-farming people living in the Burren more than 6,000 years ago — one of the oldest habitations ever unearthed in Ireland.

Radiocarbon dating of a shellfish midden on Fanore Beach in north Clare have revealed it to be at least 6,000 years old — hundreds of years older than the nearby Poulnabrone dolmen........
mascot Posted by mascot
10th May 2012ce
Edited 11th May 2012ce

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Mibbe it was the outwash of the one which hit Orkney 7,000 years ago.

Caused by an huge underwater landslip off the Norwegian shelf or sumhin...
Howburn Digger Posted by Howburn Digger
10th May 2012ce
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