All the information in this post is from the defunct website www.m3motorway.ie which was a collaboration between Meath County Council, the National Roads Authority and N3 Meath Consultant ARUP/HALCROW BARRY/MCOS.  A cached copy of most of the website is available to view at www.archive.org.

MEATH COUNTY COUNCIL
NATIONAL ROADS DESIGN OFFICE
NAVAN ENTERPRISE CENTRE
TRIM ROAD
NAVAN
COUNTY MEATH
TEL. 046-9075033

NATIONAL ROADS AUTHORITY
ST MARTIN’S HOUSE
WATERLOO ROAD
DUBLIN 2
TEL. 01-6602511

N3 MEATH CONSULTANT
ARUP/HALCROW BARRY/MCOS
C/O JB BARRY & PARTNERS
MONASTERY ROAD
CLONDALKIN
DUBLIN 22

 

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Site Name/Townland Description Provisional site type Period
Calliaghstown 3 Pit Occupation activity Prehistoric
Calliaghstown 1 Dispersed pits and a group of ditches Occupation activity Prehistoric
Calliaghstown 2 2 burnt spreads Burnt mound Bronze Age
Boolies 2 Burnt spread Burnt mound Bronze Age
Boolies 1A +1B Burnt spreads Burnt mound Bronze Age
Chapelbride 5 Burnt spread Burnt mound Bronze Age
Chapelbride 4 Ditch, pits and 2 postholes Occupation activity Prehistoric
Chapelbride 3 Cluster of 10 pits/postholes Occupation activity Prehistoric
Chapelbride 2 Pit with possible Neolithic pottery Possible Settlement Possible Neolithic
Chapelbride 1 Pits, posthole and probable bowl furnace Occupation activity Prehistoric
Drumbaragh 3 Burnt spread and ditches Burnt mound Bronze Age
Drumbaragh 2 13 pits and postholes Occupation activity Prehistoric
Drumbaragh 1 Two clusters of postholes, one with a hearth Occupation activity Prehistoric
Castlekeeran 3 Burnt spread and a pit Burnt mound Prehistoric
Castlekeeran 2 Ditches, pit and possible cremation pit Occupation activity and possible burial site Prehistoric
Castlekeeran 1 1 pit Occupation activity Prehistoric
Pottlebane 3 Burnt spread Burnt mound Prehistoric
Pottlebane 2 Pit with burnt bone Possible burial site Prehistoric
Pottlebane 1 Pit clusters, postholes and a hearth. Two of pits had prehistoric pottery Occupation activity Prehistoric
Derver 6 1 pit with burnt stone fill Possible burnt mound Prehistoric
Derver 5 1 pit with burnt stone fill Possible burnt mound Prehistoric
Derver 4 Dispersed pits with burnt stone fills Possible burnt mound Prehistoric
Derver 3 1 pit Occupation activity Prehistoric
Derver 2 1 pit Occupation activity Prehistoric
Derver 1 2 pits Occupation activity Prehistoric

 

NO FURTHER INFORMATION IS PROVIDED FOR SECTION 5.

 

 

 

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