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Nonstructure 303, midden

No Construction Data

No Tree-Ring Dates

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ABOUT THIS NONSTRUCTURE No Data about Surfaces
No Masonry Data
General Location South part of the site.
Specific Location South of roomblock in Architectural Block 300.
Selection Criteria To sample midden associated with this architectural block.
Use This area was used for the deposition of refuse, probably by residents of the nearby roomblock; some deposition could predate the roomblock.
Abandonment Abandoned when occupation of this area was ended.
Postabandonment Processes Midden mixed by recent looting activities.
Dating of Midden This 70-cm-thick midden contains Mesa Verde Black-on-white sherds, and so was deposited sometime after A.D. 1180.
Date Range 4 (A.D. 1150–1300)
EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR EXCAVATION UNITS
In order by excavation unit number.
Excavation Unit 25
Location 1-x-1 meter grid unit 980N 992E. South part of site. South of roomblock in Architectural Block 300.
Selection Criteria Judgmental. To sample possible midden area associated with roomblock.
Excavation Strategy Natural strata.
Unit Ends at Undisturbed native sediment.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit
Study Unit Type Study Unit Number Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
300
noncultural
Nonstructure
303
midden
Stratigraphy
Data and maps showing details of stratigraphy for this excavation unit are available here.
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