2003:2067 - BALLYKNOCKAN, Wicklow

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Wicklow Site name: BALLYKNOCKAN

Sites and Monuments Record No.: WI010-053---- Licence number: 03E1548

Author: Clare Mullins

Site type: No archaeology found

Period/Dating: N/A

ITM: E 724727m, N 693732m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 52.979811, -6.142646

Testing was carried out on the site of a proposed development at Ballyknockan, Valleymount, Co. Wicklow, on 1 October 2003. The site is near a possible fulacht fiadh which was on the north bank of the stream close to the site. Three trenches were opened. The stratigraphy on the site consisted basically of topsoil upon the sandy natural. No archaeological deposits or artefacts were encountered.

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