The main frame of the roundhouse would have been made of upright timbers, which were interwoven with coppiced wood - usually hazel, oak, ash or pollarded willow - to make wattle walls. This was then covered with a daub made from clay, soil, straw and animal manure that would weatherproof the house. The roof was constructed from large timbers and densely thatched.        All of the domestic life would have occurred within the roundhouse.

BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: Life in an Iron Age Village

How To: Excellent article w/ patterns on how to make these Iron age / Medieval shoes!!  Best instructions you'll find out there - going to make me a pair!

Iron Age Shoes (previous 'viking Shoes')

Viking shoes tutorial (original post now only open to invited readers. She posted this full tutorial on Instructables)

Iron Age Irish ráth (circular enclosure) farming community.

Loughcrew Hill Fort is located North east of Loughcrew Cairns L. This fort is also located behind Saint Oliver Plunket's home at the Loughcrew Complex.

Iron Age shoes (ca. 400 BCE to 400 CE) found on body found in European bog

Shoes of Damendorf Man, actually to B. - Iron Age shoes (ca. 400 BCE to 400 CE) found on body found in European bog Photo by Robert Clark, September 2007 National Geographic

Large Celtic Roundhouse. This is an early Iron Age reconstruction based on excavations of a crannog (meaning young tree). A crannog is a lake-dwelling on which people built houses, kept animals, and lived in relative security from invaders. (****See similar Pins in the Board.)

This is an early Iron Age reconstruction based on excavations of a crannog (meaning young tree). A crannog is a lake-dwelling on which people built houses, kept animals, and lived in relative security from invaders.

Celtic Clothing During the Iron Age- A Very Broad and Generic Approach | heather smith - Academia.edu

Scroll down for amazing pictures of preserved Iron Age textiles. Amazingly fine weaving with gorgeous patterning. Might interest you Tottle

How a Stone Age axe was made

Art:Thousands of years ago, Stone Age humans used sticks and stones to form rocks into hand axes.

750 BC to 12 BC,Celts were the most powerful people in central & northern Europe.Wave after wave,they spread outwards,taking over France,Belgium,& crossing to Britain.There were many tribes of Celts,speaking a vaguely common language.Celt comes from the Greek,Keltoi,which means barbarians & is properly pronounced as "Kelt". Celt is a term NOT used until the 18th century.The Romans called these people Britons.The Celtic Iron Age ended AD43

750 BC to 12 BC,Celts lived in central & northern Europe.They spread to France,Belgium and Britain. The Romans called these people Britons.The Celtic Iron Age ended when the Romans invaded Britain.

Silver and Amber Open Ring Brooch, Pictish or Irish, c. early 800s. Found near Galway, Ireland

Open Ring Brooch, early Pictish or Irish; Found near Galway, Ireland Silver with amber insets.for me tartan. Also called a penannular pin.

Vaipkleit. Iron age peplos dress from Estonia, reconstruction, similar to Eura style Finnish dress.  Maarjapäev Petseris 2009 340

Vaipkleit

Iron age peplos dress from Estonia, reconstruction, similar to Eura style Finnish dress. Maarjapäev Petseris 2009 340 * Jean, the chain*

Iron-age Celtic Gold earring discovered on the Algarve (Southern Portugal). National Museum of Archaeology, Lisbon, Portugal.

(Pre-Roman Spain) - Iron age Celtic Gold earing discovered on the Algarve (South Portugal). On display at the National Museum of Archaeology, Lisbon, Portugal

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