Structure 102, masonry surface structure

EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR THIS STUDY UNIT

Selection Criteria
1-x-1 meter grid unit 63N 178E. Southeast edge of site. 10 m grid south of Structure 112.
Excavation Strategy
Random. Outer Periphery sampling stratum (SS 6).
Excavation Ended at
Natural strata.
Horizontal Unit(s)
Whole study unit N/E (Excavation Unit 627
West Half (Excavation Unit 628)
East Half (Excavation Unit 629)

Excavation Details for Excavation Units

In order by excavation unit number.

Excavation Unit

627

Location

Whole study unit N E.
Central portion of site.
North-central portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. One of three surface rooms visible in preserved roomblock at Shields Pueblo prior to project; previously excavated by Colorado Mountain College; strategy was to remove sediment to expose, and record, masonry. Upper fill of whole room removed, then excavat

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
Structure
102
masonry surface structure

Excavation Unit

628

Location

West Half
Central portion of site.
North-central portion of Block100.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. One of three surface rooms visible in preserved roomblock at Shields Pueblo prior to project; previously excavated by Colorado Mountain College; strategy was to remove sediment to expose, and record, masonry. Upper fill of whole room removed, then excavat

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
Structure
102
masonry surface structure

Excavation Unit

629

Location

East Half
Central portion of site.
North-central portion of Block100.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. One of three surface rooms visible in preserved roomblock at Shields Pueblo prior to project; previously excavated by Colorado Mountain College; strategy was to remove sediment to expose, and record, masonry. Upper fill of whole room removed, then excavat

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
Structure
102
masonry surface structure