- Kilboglashy, Co. Sligo, Sligo

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Sligo Site name: Kilboglashy, Co. Sligo

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SL020-109 Licence number:


Site type: Graves of indeterminate date

ITM: E 716580m, N 732990m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.334291, -6.249610

In February 1970 human remains were discovered in a cutting for a sewerage system at Kilboglashy, Co. Sligo.250 The remains were found at a depth of 0.15–0.25m below ground level in what appears to have been a midden close to a graveyard outside the boundary wall of the ecclesiastical remains at Kilboglashy. A worked antler tine (1970:7.1) was also found in the midden, though its exact stratigraphic association with the human remains (1970:7.2) is not clear.

250. Parish of Ballysadare, barony of Leyny. OS 6in. sheet 20; exact location not marked. The SMR for the
ecclesiastical remains is SL020-109; IGR 16655 32963.