Structure 1037, subterranean room

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)
2x2 577N/564E (Excavation Unit 315

Excavation Details for Excavation Units

In order by excavation unit number.

Excavation Unit

315

Location

2-x-2 meter grid unit 577N 564E.
North-central portion of the site.
Architectural Block 1000; approximately 20 m northeast of Structure 903.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 2-x-2-m unit placed to test an anomaly identified by the electrical resistance survey in 2001.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels. Excavated in 20 cm levels; continued through Nonstructure 1039 deposits.

Unit Ends at

Undisturbed native sediment. Portions of Surface 1, the structure floor, were preserved in the northwest corner of the structure; excavation ceased at Surface 1 when present. All other areas were excavated to undisturbed native sediment.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Structure
1037
subterranean room
Nonstructure
1039
midden