2003:1102 - CARROWCRIN, Leitrim

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Leitrim Site name: CARROWCRIN

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 03E1431

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

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 579556m, N 827552m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.196488, -8.313295

The proposed development is an extension to the cemetery at Carrowcrin, outside Dromahair. Testing was carried out on 5 September 2003. Four trenches were excavated across the site of the proposed development. Trenches 1, 3 and 4 measured 50m by 1.2m and Trench 2 measured 200m by 1.2. All were excavated to a depth of between 0.35 and 0.5m. No archaeological features or finds were uncovered during the course of the excavation