An Army Bomb Disposal Team has made safe a Civil War era munition.
The device, found in Ballymore Eustace, has been removed from the scene.
A team was called to the area on Friday evening, following a request from An Garda Síochána.
They made safe and removed the munition.
The Army Bomb Disposal Team arrived on scene at 6.20pm and a number of houses were evacuated to ensure public safety.
A cordon was also put in place during the operation. The scene was declared safe at 7.40pm.
The Defence Forces say members of the public who find such munitions should maintain a safe distance and inform An Garda Síochána.