Nonstructure 8.2-N, extramural surface
About this Nonstructure
East of main drainage. On a slope, south of a ledge, where a kiva (Structure 4) and other structures are located.
Rests in Nonstructure 8.1-N in 1-x-1-m 388N 543E (EU 73).
Part of Nonstructure 8-N testing; see Nonstructure 8-N and associated EU for description and explanation of testing strategy.
Ephermal surface in fill that is associated with the construction of a retaining wall (Feature 1).
Covered with natural deposits that contain redeposited secondary refuse.
Dating of Construction
No pottery or tree-ring data.
Dating of Remodeling
Dating of Abandonment
Dating of Midden
Dating of Reuse
No evidence 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 east talus slope
|East side (east talus slope)
|Late Pueblo III (A.D. 1225-1280)
Excavation Details for Excavation Units
In order by excavation unit number.
1-x-1 meter grid unit 388N 543E.
East of main drainage; approximately four to five meters south-southeast of a retaining wall that is immediately south of Structure 4, a tested kiva.
South half of Nonstructure 8.
Random. Fourth unit to be selected by random means for testing in Nonstructure 8.
Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.
Unit Ends at
Undisturbed native sediment.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit