2004:0114 - CORNAHILT, Cavan

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Cavan Site name: CORNAHILT

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 04E0546

Author: Carmel Duffy, Umberstown Great, Summerhill, Co. Meath.

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 625245m, N 829206m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.211139, -7.612979

Testing was carried out as part of an assessment prior to the erection of two fully serviced dormer-style buildings. The site is situated c. 100m from SMR 38:13, an enclosure. Six trenches were excavated by mechanical digger. Trenches 1-3 tested Site 2 and 4-6 tested Site 1. All trenches measured 2m wide and 10m long. The assessment did not find any material of archaeological significance.