2003:1539 - DAINGEAN: Fortlane, Townparks, Offaly

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Offaly Site name: DAINGEAN: Fortlane, Townparks

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 03E1575

Author: John Purcell

Site type: No archaeology found

Period/Dating: N/A

ITM: E 647199m, N 727422m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.295000, -7.292000

Monitoring was required as part of the planning schedule for a housing development adjacent to a 16th-century fort at the south of Daingean town (SMR 18:6). The north-west section of the development and the access road has been soil-stripped. No archaeological features or finds were uncovered. Monitoring will be continued in 2004.

17 Balmoral Terrace, Dillon's Cross, Cork