NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Derry Site name: CASTLEROE ROAD, BALLYNESS

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: AE/05/066

Author: Colin Dunlop, Northern Archaeological Consultancy Ltd, 638 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DY.

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 685474m, N 929774m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 55.107995, -6.660471

A series of eleven test-trenches were excavated in the upper of two fields that comprise the proposed development at Castleroe Road, Ballyness, Coleraine, overlooking the western bank of the River Bann. The work was undertaken on 24 November 2005. Each trench was 45m in length and 1.8m in width. Nothing of any archaeological interest was found.