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Daily Logs

18 th July 2013


Opening Elevations

Locus 8

a 105cm B.D.

1 100cm B.D.

C 118cm B.D

7 112cm B.D.

8 120cm B.D.

Locus 9

1 100cm B.D.

2 110cm B.D.

3 116cm B.D.

4 113cm B.D.

5 119cm B.D.

6 115cm B.D.

7. 112cm B.D.

8 120cm B.D.

Work commenced across Loci 8 , 9 , and 10 to further define rock features and darker soil in Locus 10.

Find #1

Locus 10


26.77m A.E.

39.61S/ 65.49E

Find #2

Locus 8

Crucible Fragment

26.77m A.E.


Find #3

Locus 10


26.74m A.E.


Find #4 Locus 10


26.72m A.E.


Find #5

Locus 8

Vitrified Terracotta

26.73m A.E.


Find #6


Locus 10

Worked Antler

26.85m A.E.


Find #7

Locus 8

Slag & fragments

26.76m A.E.


Excavation continued in Loci 8 , 9 , and 10 . Tile and pottery (and a significant amount of slag) is being recovered. Soil in Locus 8 is yellow and chalky, while in Locus 10 .

Soil remains medium brown/olive green.


Excavation temporarily stopped in Locus 8 , Locus 9 and Locus 10 . In Locus 10 a large amount of pottery has been recovered along with a number of carbon pieces/ chunks (1-2cm in size). In the afternoon work concentrated on removing the stump in the N.W. corner and another stump in the N.E. corner of the extension bordering and overlapping into CA81. Some baulk tile and pottery was recovered.

Locus 8 Totals

Bone 4

Pottery 31

Tile 1/10 th bowl

Locus 10 Totals

Bone 15 pieces

Pottery 56 sherds

Tile 1/8 th bowl

Baulk Wall Totals

Pottery 39 sherds

Tile 1/8 th bowl

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Suggested Citation

Eóin M. O'Donoghue. "EMO IV (2013-07-18):107-112; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Civitate A/Civitate A79/2013, ID:664/Locus 7". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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