2003:1120 - TULLYANNAN, LEITRIM, Leitrim

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Leitrim Site name: TULLYANNAN, LEITRIM

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SMR 27:57 Licence number: 03E0247

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

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 595829m, N 804618m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.990800, -8.063600

The proposed development, to consist of eight townhouses, parking, access and related services, is located on the west side of the R280 in Leitrim village, south of the bridge. The site is near earthworks on the shores of the River Shannon. Testing was carried out on 8 August 2003. Four trenches, 30m by 1m, were excavated to a depth of 0.8–0.9m. No archaeological features or finds were uncovered during the course of the excavation.