radioc {sm}R Documentation

Radiocarbon in Irish oak


These data record high precision measurements of radiocarbon on Irish oak, used to construct a calibration curve.

The variables are:

Rc.age age predicted from the radiocarbon dating process
Precision a measure of precision of the dating process
Cal.age true calendar age

Pearson & Qua (1993). High precision 14Cmeasurement of Irish oaks to show the natural 14C variations from AD 1840 - 5000 BC: a correction. Radiocarbon 35, 105-123.

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