Nonstructure 904, extramural surface
About this Nonstructure
North part of the site.
South of the roomblock in Architectural Block 900.
To sample midden associated with this architectural block.
Outdoor use surface associated with a firepit (Feature 1)
Use of this surface ended when it was covered by refuse
Covered by several layers of refuse and then natural, aeolian deposits
Dating of Construction
Surface was not constructed.
Dating of Abandonment
The abandonment of this surface probably occurred sometime after A.D. 1180. This inference is based on the presence of Mesa Verde Black-on-white pottery in the 20-cm-thick stratum of refuse resting on this surface.
5 (A.D. 11801260)
Excavation Details for Excavation Units
In order by excavation unit number.
1-x-1 meter grid unit 1227N 1001E.
North part of site.
South of roomblock in Architectural Block 900.
Judgmental. To sample possible midden area associated with roomblock.
Unit Ends at
Undisturbed native sediment.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit