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This report contains the final results of an archaeological excavation carried out as part of the N8 Cashel Bypass & N74 Link Road (03E0379). Site 8 (chainage 6750—6800) was situated in the townland of Monadreela, at the base of the south-east facing slope of Ballyknock Hill, a prominent landmark in the Cashel area. To the east of the site was situated a low lying area of ground prone to flooding Phase 2 archaeological works were conducted between March and May 2003 and this work revealed ditches, pits, postholes and stakeholes. Finds included prehistoric lithics, medieval and post medieval pottery. The archaeological findings from this site are closely linked with and best understood in relation to the findings from Sites 9 and 11 located immediately to the south (03E0345 & 03E0346) and Site 7 (03E0300) located immediately to the north. The earliest evidence on the site came from a Neolithic date found in a later context; however, the date would be associated with definitive Neolithic activity on the hillside, particularly a small structure on Site 9 and the rectangular house on Site 18/19. Both radiocarbon and artefactual evidence dated the next site activity to the Copper Age, and as with the Neolithic evidence, this period was associated with widespread activity on the hillside. The bulk of the excavated evidence consisted of the southern portion Of the Medieval settlement itself, the features appearing to be associated with crop processing in the main. Along with the radiocarbon dating the environmental evidence provided a direct link between the archaeology investigated here and the nearby activities on Sites 8—11. This settlement dated from the early 13th to the middle of the 14th century, and may have belonged to the Druhil Family, before being abandoned. A link with the Boscabell moated site TI061-027 to the south is obvious and it is likely that the peasants living in Monadreela actually constructed the moated Site. No contemporary evidence was found on Sites 13 and 14 to the immediate south, so this area may have been under cultivation in this period. This would account for some of the single and double-ditched linears found throughout these fields. The fields subsequently remained in pasture until the bypass construction and the fields outside the road-take arc still used for grazing cattle. The story of the rural medieval settlement in Monadreela has been published – (Hughes & Ó Droma 2011, 17—29), and the collective picture as excavated as Sites 7—12 is adequately encapsulated within that paper. Considering the array and complexity of the archaeological discoveries along the edge of the Monadreela hillside, it is a recommendation in this report that the fields east and west of the site be subject to archaeological investigations prior to any proposed developments.