2003:1358 - Ballivor, Meath

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Meath Site name: Ballivor

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 03E1221

Author: Eoin Corcoran, for ADS Ltd, Windsor House, 11 Fairview Strand, Dublin 3.

Site type: Findspot of a bog body


ITM: E 668631m, N 754149m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.532810, -6.964750

An investigation of the findspot of a bog body in a Bord na Móna production bog in Ballivor was conducted in August. The area was shovel-scraped and brushed to remove the loose peat, and then trowelled. No archaeological remains, features or deposits were exposed during the investigation.