2003:1187 - Bishop Street Lower, Newcastle West, Limerick

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Limerick Site name: Bishop Street Lower, Newcastle West

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SMR 36:67 Licence number: 03E1599

Author: Jacinta Kiely, Eachtra Archaeological Projects, 3 Canal Place, Tralee, Co. Kerry.

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 528018m, N 633969m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 52.452436, -9.059015

The development site is located on the northern side of Lower Bishop Street, Newcastle West, in the zone of archaeological potential for the medieval town. Planning permission was granted for alterations and an extension to the property. Foundation trenches for the new building were excavated on the site. No archaeological features or artefacts were recorded.