Arbitrary Unit 105, noncultural

About this Nonstructure

No Surface
No Masonry

General Location

Central portion of site.

Specific Location

Plow zone or previously excavated deposits within the boundaries of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Encountered in judgmentally and randomly selected excavation units.

Use

Not applicable.

Abandonment

Not applicable.

Postabandonment Process

Disturbed by plowing.

Dating of Construction

Not applicable.

Dating of Remodeling

Not applicable.

Dating of Abandonment

Not applicable.

Dating of Midden

Not applicable.

Dating of Reuse

Not applicable.

Date Range

14 (A.D. 771–1258)

Site-Wide Dating

Excavation Details for Excavation Units

In order by excavation unit number.

Excavation Unit

1

Location

2-x-2 meter grid unit 474N 488E.
Central portion of site.
West-central portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 2-x-2-m unit placed to sample portions of Nonstructure 101 midden and Structure 110. Also exposed Nonstructure 125, Feature 1 (Burial pit) and Feature 2 (Human remains occurrence 1).

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

Unit Ends at

Structure floor.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Nonstructure
101
midden
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural
Structure
110
earth-walled pit structure
Nonstructure
125
extramural surface

Excavation Unit

23

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 465N 509E.
Central portion of site.
Southeastern portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Random. Fourth 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

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
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

26

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 474N 490E.
Central portion of site.
West-central portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Random. Third 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 100. Exposed Nonstructure 101 and Structure 110.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

Unit Ends at

Structure floor. Excavation ceased at floor of Structure 110 where still present; most of floor destroyed by rodent burrows.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Nonstructure
101
midden
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural
Structure
110
earth-walled pit structure

Excavation Unit

27

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 474N 522E.
Central portion of site.
East-central portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Random. First 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

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
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

28

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 480N 512E.
Central portion of site.
East-central portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Random. Second 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

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
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

30

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 489N 469E.
Central portion of site.
West-central portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Random. Second 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

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
105
noncultural
Nonstructure
107
extramural surface
Nonstructure
111
midden

Excavation Unit

35

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 493N 471E.
Central portion of site.
West-central portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Random. First 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

Unit Ends at

Undisturbed native sediment. Tested with auger to confirm that the stratum into which a pit feature had been excavated was undisturbed.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural
Nonstructure
109
extramural surface

Excavation Unit

47

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 513N 482E.
Central portion of site.
Northwest portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Random. Fourth unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

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
105
noncultural
Nonstructure
108
extramural surface
Nonstructure
132
cultural deposit, type unknown

Excavation Unit

49

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 516N 498E.
Central portion of site.
Northeastern portion of Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Random. Third 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

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
105
noncultural
Nonstructure
106
extramural surface

Excavation Unit

71

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/10 470N 490E.
Central portion of site.
Southwestern portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid 460N 480E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

72

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/13 470N 510E.
Central portion of site.
South-central portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid 460N 500E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

81

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/67 450N 490E.
Central portion of site.
Southwestern portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid 440N 480E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

82

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/68 450N 510E.
Central portion of site.
South-central portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid 440N 500E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

83

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/69 490N 470E.
Central portion of site.
West-central portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid 480N 460E; 1-x-1-m unit 489N 469E lies within this dogleash.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

84

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/70 490N 490E.
Central portion of site.
West-central portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid 480N 480E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

85

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/71 510N 490E.
Central portion of site.
North-western portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid 500N 480E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

86

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/72 490N 510E.
Central portion of site.
East-central portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 480N 500E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20 fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural

Excavation Unit

96

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/199 470N 470E.
Central portion of site.
Southwestern portion of Block 100; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 460N 460E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20 fell within the boundaries of Block 100.

Excavation Strategy

Surface collection.

Unit Ends at

Modern ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
105
noncultural