2003:1498 - North Road, Monaghan, Monaghan

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Monaghan Site name: North Road, Monaghan

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 03E1482

Author: Martin E. Byrne, Byrne Mullins & Associates, 7 Cnoc na Gréine Square, Kilcullen, Co. Kildare.

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 667037m, N 833903m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.249573, -6.971346

Testing was undertaken at a site at North Road, Monaghan. The area of development is located within the zone of archaeological potential for Monaghan.

Testing consisted of the excavation of four trenches within the boundaries of the development area. The surface of a layer of peat, up to 1.7m in thickness, was uncovered at a depth of up to 1m below the existing ground surface. No features or finds of archaeological interest were uncovered.