2003:1350 - Connaught Street, Athboy, Meath

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Meath Site name: Connaught Street, Athboy

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SMR 29:23 Licence number: 03E0310

Author: Fintan Walsh, Irish Archaeological Consultancy Ltd, 8 Dungar Terrace, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 671436m, N 764170m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.622470, -6.920171

Monitoring was undertaken at the site of a proposed shop and apartment complex at Connaught Street, Athboy, Co. Meath, on 13 March 2003. The proposed development was located within the area of archaeological potential for Athboy. Nothing of archaeological significance was noted during the groundworks. The general stratigraphy consisted of deposits of building rubble and disturbed material over natural sands and gravels.