2003:1332 - Kiltimagh, Mayo

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Mayo Site name: Kiltimagh

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 03E0260

Author: Suzanne Zajac, Mayo County Council, Civic Offices, Ballina, Co. Mayo.

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 534281m, N 789408m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.849981, -8.998792

A narrow trench c. 0.7m wide and c. 0.9m deep was mechanically excavated for the broadband fibre network in Kiltimagh town. The trench ran through an area of archaeological constraint around a ringfort in the north-west sector of the town. Monitoring took place for the duration of the nine-week scheme. Nothing of archaeological significance was found during the monitoring.