Structure 126, masonry surface structure

About this Structure

General Location

Central portion of site.

Specific Location

Along north wall of great house; Architectural Block 100; north of Structure 114; 507.3N 520.2E.

Interpretive Type

Storage room.

Structure Use

The function of Structure 126 in unknown due to a lack of excavation within the Structure. Structure 126 may have functioned as a storage room.

Abandonment

Structure 126 fell out of use during the Early Pueblo III period. It appears that the primary beams were removed from the roof and the remaining construction sediments and secondary beams were collapsed directly on to the structure floor.

Postabandonment

Natural wind and water sediments accumulated above the collapsed roof sediments.

Excavation Details