2004:0605 - THULLA, DUNBO HILL, HOWTH, Dublin

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Dublin Site name: THULLA, DUNBO HILL, HOWTH

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 04E1330

Author: Patricia Lynch, 27 Hilltown Way, Swords, Co. Dublin, Archaeological Development Services Ltd.

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 728287m, N 739240m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.387726, -6.071410

Testing was carried out at Thulla, Dunbo Hill, Howth, using a medium-sized digger, on 1 October 2004, prior to the construction of three houses. The site is in the area of archaeological potential of SMR 15:28. Six trenches were dug. Animal bone, modern china and modern domestic refuse were recovered from all of the trenches. No features of archaeological significance were identified.