Backhoe Trench 216, not further specified

About this Nonstructure

No Surface
No Masonry

General Location

Central portion of site.

Specific Location

Northwestern portion of Block 200. Above Structure 221.

Selection Criteria

East-west oriented backhoe trench excavated to test a remote sensing anomaly; exposed Structure 221.


Not applicable.


Not applicable.

Postabandonment Process

Not applicable.

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



Whole study unit N E.
Central portion of site.
Northwestern portion of Block 200; above Structure 221.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Backhoe Trench 216 was judgmentally placed to test a remote sensing anomaly; Structure 221 was exposed.

Excavation Strategy

Full cut.

Unit Ends at

Fill continued. Fill continued below Backhoe Trench 216 into Structure 221.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Backhoe Trench
not further specified