2010:544 - Boraghy, Monaghan

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Monaghan Site name: Boraghy

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 10E0406

Author: Martin McGonigle, John Cronin & Associates, 28 Upper Main St, Buncrana, Co. Donegal.

Site type: Testing


ITM: E 676248m, N 814429m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 54.073336, -6.834972

Testing was undertaken on the site of a proposed dwelling-house in the townland of Boraghy, to the south-west of Castleblaney, Co. Monaghan. The site was located adjacent to a ringfort (MO024–019). A total of five linear test-trenches were excavated across the site, comprising 210m² of trenches. No features, finds or deposits of archaeological significance were identified in the test-trenches during testing.