Nonstructure 103, midden
About this Nonstructure
Southeast portion of the site.
Nonstructure 103 is southeast of Structure 106.
1-x-1-m units were used to investigate a midden deposit.
Nonstructure 103 was used to document a midden deposit.
Based on the pottery, this midden was no longer used after Structure 106 was decommissioned.
Natural processes (wind and water) contributed to post-occupational accumulations.
Dating of Midden
Secondary refuse associated with the occupation of Structure 106.
1 (A.D. 570670)
Excavation Details for Excavation Units
In order by excavation unit number.
1-x-1 meter grid unit 1505N 1780E.
Southeast quarter of the site.
Located in the northwest portion of Nonstructure 101, roughly 10.5 m southwest of pit structure (Structure 106).
Random. Sixth 1-x1-m unit selected for excavation in Nonstructure 101.
Unit Ends at
Other. Although this unit was originally selected as a midden unit, it was later used as a geomorphologic test unit. No stratigraphic description forms, profile map, or ending elevations are recorded for this unit. Check with Cynthia Fadem for more detail.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit