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This report comprises the final results of the archaeological excavation of Site 1, Ballydavis Interchange, Co Laois. This excavation was undertaken as part of the archaeological programme for the construction of the Monasterevin Town By-Pass. The National Roads authority through Kildare County Council financed the project. The excavation was conducted by Grace Fegan under Licence No. 03E0151, for Valerie Keeley Ltd., between March and July of 2003. The site consisted of multiple phases of activity, commencing in the Early Bronze Age, continuing from the Late Bronze Age, throughout the Iron Age and into the early stages of the early medieval period. Early activity includes a flat cremation burial pit, and settlement activity comprising an early Iron Age roundhouse with possibly-associated hearths and other pits. However, the main focus of activity on this site is focused on a prominent hilltop that was encircled by large, partiallyexcavated, Late Bronze / Iron Age enclosure ditch, over 100 metres in diameter, 3m in width, 1.5m in depth, enclosing three mid-late Iron Age ring-ditches, and includes several late Iron Age / early medieval inhumation burials. Various clusters of undated pits, postholes and stake holes were also excavated from both inside and outside the enclosure, however the date(s) of this activity was unclear. Artefacts from this excavation site complex included high status metal work, bone, stone, pottery and glass beads. Evidence of iron-working (smithing) was also recorded from the Iron Age, and a large environmental assemblage of animal bone, charred seeds and charcoal was also recovered. In addition, small number of scattered, undated pits, hearths and postholes were also excavated in the vicinity of the Iron Age annual ring-ditch and La Tène bucket burial, excavated in the adjacent road scheme at Ballydavis in 1995 (Keeley 1995, 1998). Note: The National Grid Reference given in the report proved incorrect. The correct NGR and ITM are included in this metadata.