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10,000 Year Old Glacial Boulder Discovered In Laois

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The Irish Geological Association has been discussing find.

A 10,000 year old glacial boulder has be discovered in Laois. 

The fragment of limestone was unearthed by council workers who were carrying out drainage works in Mountmellick. 

It's about 1 metre wide and 1 metre high.

President of the Irish Geological Association Michele Castiaux explains what's being planned next:

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