Structure 144, masonry surface structure

About this Structure

General Location

West-central portion of site.

Specific Location

Northwestern portion of Architectural Block 100; abutted to the southwest corner of Structure 112; 492.9N 490.1E.

Interpretive Type

Living room.

Structure Use

The function of Structure 144 in unknown because the floor surface was not well preserved. Structure 144 most likely functioned as a living room or a storage room.

Abandonment

Structure 144 fell out of use during the Late Pueblo III period. 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