2004:0111 - COOLNACARRICK, Cavan

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Cavan Site name: COOLNACARRICK

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SMR 25:21 Licence number: 04E0627

Author: Christopher Read, North West Archaeological Services, Cloonfad Cottage, Cloonfad, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 637117m, N 799004m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.939044, -7.434700

The proposed development is to consist of a single house, access, garage and septic tank percolation area. The site is near a ringfort, located to the north. Test excavation took place in April 2004. Five trenches measuring 10m by 1.5m were excavated across the site, to a depth of 0.5-0.6m. There was no evidence of any archaeological features or finds.