Nonstructure 323, midden

About this Nonstructure

No Surface
No Masonry

General Location

North-central portion of the site.

Specific Location

Nonstructure 323 is about 5 m east of Structure 312 and 5 m west of Structure 309.

Selection Criteria

2-x-2-m unit was used to investigate a remote sensing anomaly.


Nonstructure 323 is a midden deposit, likely from Structure 312-324 and 309.


Not Applicable

Postabandonment Process

Arbitrary 322 was deposited over Nonstructure 323 through natural processes (wind and water).

Dating of Midden

Baketmaker III (A.D. 600 to 725).

Date Range

4 (A.D. 600–725)

Site-Wide Dating

Excavation Details for Excavation Units

In order by excavation unit number.

Excavation Unit



2-x-2 meter grid unit 1423N 496E.
Northeast quarter of the site.
Located in the west-central portion of Block 300, approximately 5 m east of Structures 312 and 324.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. This unit was selected to test an area in Block 300 that was augered in 2012.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels. Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

Unit Ends at

Undisturbed native sediment. Excavations ended on the prehistoric ground surface (Nonstructure 326) at an elevation of approximately 100.20 m. Features 1, 2, and 3 were dug into the prehistoric ground surface.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
not further specified
extramural surface