2003:1965 - CLONYN, Westmeath

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Westmeath Site name: CLONYN

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 03E0276

Author: Tara O'Neill, Archaeological Consultancy Services Ltd.

Site type: No archaeology found

Period/Dating: N/A

ITM: E 658701m, N 762787m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.611628, -7.112896

An assessment took place on 12 March 2003 on the site of a proposed residential development in Clonyn, Delvin, Co. Westmeath. The proposed development related to the construction of four residential dwellings with associated services and was located close to the site of a castle (SMR 14:2) and a church and graveyard (SMR 14:3). Four test-trenches were excavated, orientated north-west/south-east. Most of the area had been built up with stone and gravel, to a depth of c. 0.3m, to form a yard. This was revealed within the stratigraphy of the test-trenches. No finds or features of archaeological significance were discovered.

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