2003:1212 - Rhine, Longford

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Longford Site name: Rhine

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 03E1799

Author: John Purcell, 17 Balmoral Terrace, Dillon

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 619821m, N 779104m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.761175, -7.699387

Monitoring was required for the extension to a quarry at Rhine, Killoe. An area of land was stripped and a possible monument was uncovered, but, upon investigation, the feature was found to be the result of field clearance. Soil-stripping will continue in 2004.