1999:874 - BROWNSWOOD, Wexford

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Wexford Site name: BROWNSWOOD

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 99E0371

Author: Cara Murray, IAC Ltd, 8 Dungar Terrace, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.

Site type: Vicinity of fulacht fiadh

ITM: E 673949m, N 628442m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 52.402503, -6.913261

Monitoring was carried out at Brownswood, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, as part of the expansion of a quarry at the site. The area of development was a grass-covered field, in an area of agricultural land, on the brow of the slope overlooking the Slaney River. The development area is north of a fulacht fiadh (SMR 26:21), no trace of which is visible. Nothing of archaeological significance was noted.