2001:034 - Holborn Hill, Belturbet, Cavan

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Cavan Site name: Holborn Hill, Belturbet

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SMR 15:16 Licence number: 01E0794

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

Site type: Urban

ITM: E 636516m, N 817115m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.101815, -7.441674

The proposed development included an extension to an existing pub located within the zone of archaeological potential for the town of Belturbet. Two trenches were excavated across the proposed foundations to a depth of 0.9–1m. While several early modern finds were uncovered, no archaeological features or remains were revealed.