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Structure 9-S, subterranean kiva

No Tree-Ring Dates

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ABOUT THIS STRUCTURE
General Location Lower west side.
Specific Location East of Structure 1; underlies Nonstructure 1.
Interpretive Type Not assigned.
Structure Use Unknown; exposure is too limited; no floor artifacts or floor features exposed; an incomplete awl found in roof fall.
Dating
Abandonment Roof and part of the bench face appear to have been dismantled as there were no beams in roof fall and only a few stones lining the bench.
Postabandonment Pitstructure filled with and was covered by natural deposits that accumulated during and after occupation.
Excavation Details
Groups to Which This Study Unit was Assigned See The Archaeology of Woods Canyon Pueblo (specifically the chapters on architecture, chronology, and artifacts) for more information on study unit groupings at Woods Canyon Pueblo.

Type ID Description
area
1
Area of canyon bottom
section
LW
Lower west side (canyon bottom)
subperiod
8
Early Pueblo III (A.D. 1140-1225)
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