2004:0006 - SPRINGFARM ROAD, ANTRIM, Antrim

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Antrim Site name: SPRINGFARM ROAD, ANTRIM

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: AE/04/87

Author: Peter Bowen, Archaeological Development Services Ltd, Unit 48, Westlink Enterprise Centre, 30-50 Distillery Street, Belfast, BT12 5BJ.

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 714916m, N 888673m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.732953, -6.215669

Monitoring was undertaken at a new housing development site located at Springfarm Road on the northern outskirts of Antrim town in advance of construction. The topsoil was removed using a mechanical digger fitted with a flat toothless bucket to reveal the underlying light-greyish-orange sandy clay subsoil. No archaeological deposits were observed.