2004:0063 - ROOGHAN, Armagh

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Armagh Site name: ROOGHAN

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: AE/03/140

Author: Norman Crothers, Archaeological Development Services Ltd, Unit 48, Westlink Enterprise Centre, Distillery Street, Belfast BT12 5BJ.

Site type: Pit

ITM: E 717437m, N 905199m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.880781, -6.169873

A single small rectangular pit was the only feature uncovered in this field on the North-West Gas Pipeline. The shallow cut measured 0.5m by 0.4m and only 0.04m deep. It was filled with a dark-brown silty sand with a moderate amount of charcoal and some metalworking residue.