Structure 146, masonry surface structure

CONSTRUCTION

Method and Sequence

(1) Construction fill was collected from the nearby area and placed on the ground surface (Nonstructure 162); (2) four double-coursed-wide sandstone masonry walls were built; (3) an adobe floor surface was constructed; (4) the masonry walls were plastered (inferred); (5) a roof was constructed.

Dimensions

 
Actual
Inferred
Comments
Length
169
Measured east-west; Map 457.
Width
120
Measured north-south; Map 457.
Height
72
Measured from the top of the west wall to Surface 1; Map 466.
Depth
 

Method of Roof Support

rested on top of walls

Roof Description

There is no direct evidence for how the roof was supported. This structure is inferred to have had a roof support system resting on top of walls.