Structure 304, 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)
1x1 110N/104E (Excavation Unit 74
1x1 112N/103E (Excavation Unit 75
1x1 112N/104E (Excavation Unit 76

Excavation Details for Excavation Units

In order by excavation unit number.

Excavation Unit

74

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 110N 104E.
Abuts north face of butte.
In southern recess of Structure 304.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Random unit placed in wrong spot; excavated it anyway.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

Unit Ends at

Other. Portion of unit inside Structure 304 ended at surface of southern recess; portion outside Strcture 304 excavated to bedrock.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
1-A
noncultural
Structure
304
subterranean kiva

Excavation Unit

75

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 112N 103E.
Just north of west end of butte.
Near center of Structure 304.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Added to west edge of random unit to allow more working room inside kiva.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

Unit Ends at

Bedrock.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Structure
304
subterranean kiva

Excavation Unit

76

Location

1-x-1 meter grid unit 112N 104E.
Just north of west end of butte.
Along southeast wall of Structure 304.

Selection Criteria

Random. Roomblock/Rubble sampling stratum (SS 1).

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.

Unit Ends at

Bedrock.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
1-A
noncultural
Structure
304
subterranean kiva