Nonstructure 5.7-N, cultural deposit, type unknown
About this Nonstructure
Lower west side; base of talus slope near canyon bottom. East-southeast of Nonstructure 1-N and west of Structure 3 (a tested kiva).
Lower half of 1-x-1-m 320N 482E (EU 7). Rests below Nonstructures 5.4-N, 5.5-N, and 5.6-N and above Nonstructure 5.8-N.
Part of Nonstructure 5-N testing; see Nonstructure 5-N and associated EU for description and explanation of testing strategy.
Constructional fill that was deposited to cap the underlying midden deposit or create an extramural surface.
Covered by secondary refuse.
Dating of Construction
No tree-ring or pottery data. Based on stratigraphic position, this deposit predates Nonstructures 5.4-N, 5.5-N and 5.6-N and postdates Nonstructure 5.8-N.
Dating of Remodeling
Dating of Abandonment
Dating of Midden
Dating of Reuse
4 (A.D. 9001280)
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.
|Area of canyon bottom
|Lower west side (canyon bottom)
|Early Pueblo III (A.D. 1140-1225)
Excavation Details for Excavation Units
In order by excavation unit number.
1-x-1 meter grid unit 320N 482E.
Lower west side.
West portion of Nonstructure 5; near a dense cluster of architecture, including Structure 3.
Random. Third unit to be selected by random means for testing in Nonstructure 5.
Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.
Unit Ends at
Undisturbed native sediment.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit