Arbitrary Unit 1401, noncultural

About this Nonstructure

No Surface
No Masonry

General Location

Northeastern portion of site.

Specific Location

Plow zone within boundaries of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

1-x-1-m units were randomly selected; all other Arbitrary 1401 units were judgmentally selected for excavation.

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

163

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 591N 658E.
Northwestern portion of site.
West-central portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Random. Second 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 1400.

Excavation Strategy

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

164

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 595N 698E.
Northeastern portion of site.
East-central portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Random. Third 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 1400.

Excavation Strategy

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

165

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 596N 671E.
Northeastern portion of site.
Northwestern portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Random. First 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 1400.

Excavation Strategy

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

166

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 601N 678E.
Northeastern portion of site.
North-central portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Random. Fourth 1-x-1-m unit randomly selected for excavation in Block 1400.

Excavation Strategy

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

167

Location

2-x-2 meter grid unit 570N 677E.
Northeastern portion of site.
South-central portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 2-x-2-m unit judgmentally placed to collect possible midden deposits.

Excavation Strategy

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

168

Location

2-x-2 meter grid unit 573N 684E.
Northeastern portion of site.
South-central portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 2-x-2-m unit judgmentally placed to collect possible midden deposits.

Excavation Strategy

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

169

Location

2-x-2 meter grid unit 577N 676E.
Northeastern portion of site.
South-central portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 2-x-2-m unit judgmentally placed to collect possible midden deposits.

Excavation Strategy

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

170

Location

2-x-2 meter grid unit 589N 692E.
Northeastern portion of site.
East-central portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 2-x-2-m unit judgmentally placed to sample midden deposits associated with Structure 1408.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

171

Location

2-x-2 meter grid unit 591N 690E.
Northeastern portion of site.
East-central portion of Block 1400.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 2-x-2-m unit judgmentally placed to sample midden deposits associated with Structure 1408.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

172

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/564 590N 670E.
Northeastern portion of site.
Southwest of Block 1400; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 580N 660E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 1400.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

173

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/565 590N 690E.
Northeastern portion of site.
South-central portion of Block 1400; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 580N 680E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 1400.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

174

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/566 610N 670E.
Northeastern portion of site.
West-central portion of Block 1400; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 600N 660E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 1400.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

175

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/567 610N 690E.
Northeastern portion of site.
Central portion of Block 1400; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 600N 680E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 1400.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

176

Location

Segment 1 N E.
Northeastern portion of site.
Southwestern portion of Block 1400; immediately east of Backhoe Trench 1404.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Segment 1 was excavated to expose and sample the eastern portion of Structure 1412.

Excavation Strategy

Natural strata.

Unit Ends at

Structure floor. Excavation ended at Structure 1412, Surface 1.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
1401
noncultural
Structure
1412
other masonry structure

Excavation Unit

192

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/587 570N 650E.
Northeastern portion of site.
Southwestern portion of Block 1400; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 560N 640E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 1400.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

193

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/588 570N 670E.
Northeastern portion of site.
South-central portion of Block 1400; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 560N 660E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 1400.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

194

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/589 570N 690E.
Northeastern portion of site.
Southeastern portion of Block 1400; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 560N 680E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 1400.

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
1401
noncultural

Excavation Unit

196

Location

Survey code for dogleash R3/586 590N 650E.
Northeastern portion of site.
In Block 1400; in center of 20-x-20-m grid, 580N 640E.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Center of 20-x-20-m grid fell within the boundaries of Block 1400.

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