2004:0048 - DUNSILLY: Kilbegs Road, Antrim

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Antrim Site name: DUNSILLY: Kilbegs Road

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: AE/03/137

Author: Sarah Nicol, Northern Archaeological Consultancy Ltd.

Site type: Excavation - miscellaneous

Period/Dating: Medieval (AD 400-AD 1600)

ITM: E 713635m, N 889016m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.736333, -6.235426

Monitoring of the site continued into Phase 2b and Phase 3 in November 2004. The site contains a rath that will be preserved in situ. Only one area of potential archaeological interest was identified: two post-holes, in close proximity to an old field boundary. One of the post-holes contained a body sherd of post-medieval pottery.

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