Nonstructure 162, midden
About this Nonstructure
Central portion of site.
Central portion of Architectural Block 100; below Structure 146; 489.4N 516.4E.
1-x-2-m unit judgmentally placed to test a masonry surface room, Structure 146.
Nonstructure 162 secondary refuse was deposited in the Early Pueblo III period. It is unclear if refuse was deposited as a construction platform for Structure 146 or if it was discarded by the residents occupying Structure 113, a kiva to the north.
Secondary refuse was no longer discarded in the Early Pueblo III period when Structure 146 was constructed.
Structure 146 was constructed above Nonstructure 162 deposits.
Dating of Midden
Nonstructure 162 secondary refuse was deposited in the Early Pueblo III period.
7 (A.D. 11401225)
Excavation Details for Excavation Units
In order by excavation unit number.
1-x-2 meter grid unit 489.4N 516.4E.
Central portion of the site.
Central portion of Architectural Block 100.
Judgmental. 1-x-2-m unit judgmentally placed to test a masonry surface room, Structure 146.
Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels. Excavated in 10 cm levels.
Unit Ends at
Fill continued. Fill continued into Nonstructure 162 and Nonstructure 190.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit