2000:0614 - ABBEYSHRULE, Longford

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Longford Site name: ABBEYSHRULE

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 00E0812

Author: Christopher Read, North West Archaeological Services, Cloonfad Cottage, Cloonfad, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 622676m, N 759236m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.582514, -7.657553

Pre-development testing and monitoring took place at a house site within close proximity to Abbeyshrule abbey and cemetery. Three trenches were excavated by machine to the level of undisturbed natural. The entire area of the house, driveway and related services was then excavated by machine. No archaeological remains were uncovered.