2004:0128 - SNUGBOROUGH, Cavan

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Cavan Site name: SNUGBOROUGH

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SMR 10:21 Licence number: 04E0536

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

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 625814m, N 820044m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.128785, -7.605060

The site of the proposed development is located on a hilltop north-west of Ballyconnell town. It is to consist of a mobile telephone mast and associated compound, measuring no more than 10m by 10m. The site is situated near a damaged ringfort, located 100m to the south-east. The entire area of the proposed compound was stripped of topsoil. There was no evidence of any archaeological features or finds within the area exposed.