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Arbitrary Unit 905, noncultural

No Construction Data

No Feature Data

No Tree-Ring Dates

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ABOUT THIS STUDY UNIT No Surfaces No Masonry
General Location North-central portion of site.
Specific Location North-central portion of Architectural Block 900; north of Structures 903 and 904; 577.4N 535.9E.
Selection Criteria 1-x-2-m unit placed to expose the north exterior wall of Structure 909, a masonry surface room associated with Structures 903 and 904 (kivas).
Use
Prehistoric ground surface on which the surface rooms in Architectural Block 900 were constructed.
Abandonment
Not applicable.
Postabandonment Processes
Not applicable.
Date range 21 (A.D. 1100–1180)
Dating of Construction
Prehistoric ground surface in Architectural Block 900 used for construction starting in the late Pueblo II period, and again in the Early Pueblo III period. This inference is based on the construction dates of Structures 908 and 909 which were built in the Late Pueblo II and Early Pueblo III periods, respectively.
Dating of Remodeling
Not applicable.
Dating of Abandonment
Not applicable.
Dating of Midden
Not applicable.
Dating of Reuse
Not applicable.

EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR EXCAVATION UNITS
In order by excavation unit number.
Excavation Unit 188
Location 1-x-2 meter grid unit 577.4N 535.9E. North-central portion of the site. Architectural Block 900; Northwestern portion of Architectural Block 900.
Selection Criteria Judgmental. 1-x-2-m unit judgmentally placed to expose exterior wall masonry.
Excavation Strategy Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels. Excavated in 10 cm levels.
Unit Ends at Undisturbed native sediment.Fill continued below wall foundation into earlier deposit.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit
Study Unit Type Study Unit Number Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
905
noncultural
Structure
908
nonmasonry surface room
Structure
909
masonry surface structure
Stratigraphy
Data and maps showing details of stratigraphy for this excavation unit are available here.
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