Structure 3-S, subterranean kiva

EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR THIS STUDY UNIT

Selection Criteria
1-x-1 meter grid unit 63N 178E. Southeast edge of site. 10 m grid south of Structure 112.
Excavation Strategy
Random. Outer Periphery sampling stratum (SS 6).
Excavation Ended at
Natural strata.
Horizontal Unit(s)
Segment 2 (Excavation Unit 58)

Excavation Details for Excavation Units

In order by excavation unit number.

Excavation Unit

58

Location

Segment 2 N E.
(2-x-1-m)
Southwest quadrant of site; base of talus slope, in canyon bottom.
South of Structure 2-S and a large boulder with a possible tower on top of it; unit placed in the northwest corner of a possible kiva depression.

Selection Criteria

Random. One of three kivas selected for testing in Sampling Stratum 1 (lower west side).

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

Unit Ends at

Undisturbed native sediment.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Structure
3-S
subterranean kiva