2003:1100 - THE BUSH HOTEL, MAIN STREET, CARRICK-ON-SHANNON, Leitrim

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Leitrim Site name: THE BUSH HOTEL, MAIN STREET, CARRICK-ON-SHANNON

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SMR 31:5 Licence number: 03E1193

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

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 594385m, N 799544m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.945190, -8.085529

The site of the proposed development, within the zone of archaeological potential for the post-medieval town of Carrick-on-Shannon, is located to the rear of the Bush Hotel, Main Street, and has two main components. The first is a small extension to the hotel and the second is an extension to the carpark. Testing was carried out on 6 September 2003. No archaeological features or finds were uncovered during the course of the excavation