Ref: K132

Stacumny Graveyard

 
Townland: Stacumny Parish: Stacumny
 
Denomination: Mixed Diocese: Dublin (RC) / Dublin & Glendalough (C of I)
 
Grid Ref: 299860(E), 232680(N) Status: Closed
 
Record of Protected Structures (RPS): No Record of Monuments and Places (RMP): KD011-021002- Graveyard
 
Boundary Treatment: No visible surface traces.
 
Natural Heritage Details: Unknown
 
Description: No visible surface traces. An archaeological assessment and excavation took place at this site on foot of a proposed development. The resulting excavation (License No. 97E0119) uncovered 728 inhumations and associated artefacts such as pottery sherds, stick pins, bone comb, coffin nails, glass beads and a number of silver and copper alloy coins. No features of the probable church were located. Dating for the burials were between 1120-1275.
 
Appraisal: The site is a recorded archaeological monument. No visible surface trace survives.
 

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