2004:0319 - MONARD, Cork

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Cork Site name: MONARD

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 04E0911

Author: John Purcell, 17 Balmoral Terrace, Dillon

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 564932m, N 577054m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 51.944487, -8.510068

Test-trenching was carried out as part of the planning schedule for a single house development adjacent to a ringfort (SMR 63:54) at Monard, Rathpeacon. A series of trenches were excavated by mechanical digger at the house site, entrance and percolation area. No features or finds of archaeological significance were revealed.