2004:0530 - 115-117 CORK STREET, DUBLIN, Dublin

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Dublin Site name: 115-117 CORK STREET, DUBLIN

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 04E0398

Author: Claire Walsh, 27 Coulson Avenue, Rathgar, Dublin 6.

Site type: 19th-century tannery


ITM: E 714359m, N 733390m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.338377, -6.282799

A mid-19th-century tannery was uncovered during testing at this site, which is bounded to the north by a tributary of the River Poddle. The tannery was dug into riverine silts, which produced a piece of moulded Dundry stone. No other archaeological deposits were present.