2004:0258 - DERREENATAGGART MIDDLE, Cork

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Cork Site name: DERREENATAGGART MIDDLE

Sites and Monuments Record No.: SMR 115:53 Licence number: 04E1266

Author: Colm Moloney, Headland Archaeology Ltd, Unit 4b, Europa Enterprise Park, Midleton, Co. Cork.

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 467064m, N 545752m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 51.648489, -9.921070

Testing was undertaken at Derreenataggart Middle, Castletownbere, following an application for planning permission for the construction of five dwellings. The proposed development site is within the zone of archaeological potential for a standing stone. The footprint of each of the proposed houses was tested. In all instances the topsoil directly overlay undisturbed subsoil/bedrock. No archaeology was identified.