Daily Log 14 July 2014
14 July 2014
The morning began with a pickpassworking from south to north. It was decided to continue work in Locus 1 becauseit remains higher than Locus 2 . The soil continues to be a dark brown and fullof organic materials. A diagnostic bone (Special Find #1) was found in thenorthern limit of Locus 1.
Special Find # 1
The soil remains a dark brown. Adiagnostic bone (Special Find #2) was found in the south of Locus 1 . Pottery,bone, and tile continue to be found. Special Find #2
Diagnostic Bone (2)
In addition to material smallrocks have been turned up as well. The dirt created was cleaned and Locus 1
was picked again in an attempt toremove topsoil. Another pickpass was competed of locus 1 . The soil is beginningto appear to become more compacted. A diagnostic bone (Special Find #3) wasfound at the southern extent of Locus 1 .
Special Find #3
A large rock in the southeast corner of the trench 38 cm in lengthand 29 cm in width has been exposed to be a floating rocks and has now becomeloose. It has been removed. Another pickpass was done in Locus 1 in order toremove the remaining soil of Locus 1 and reveal the more compacted darker soilthat contains pockets of galestra like stone. In this pickpass a ridgepole tileand two associated pieces (Special Find #4) at the southernmost extent of thetrench.
Special Find #4
Baulk walls were improved and Locus 1 was troweled. In an attempt to reveal the extent of the galestraincluded soil it was decided to do a shallow pickpass within Locus 2 . Thebackfill placed into T-46 was removed at the NW corner of T-67 in order tocontinue the excavation without contamination. In the shallow pickpass a smallflake of bronze (Special Find #5) and a ridged piece of pottery (Special Find#6) were found in the southern extent of Locus 2 .
Special Find #5
Special Find #6
An additional bronze fragment wasfound close to the east wall in the south (Special Find #7).
Special Find #7
A small piece of brunt bone was foundin the south of Locus 1 (Special Find #8).
Special Find #8
\xb7 NW- 28.17 m.A.E.
\xb7 NE-28.22 m.A.E.
\xb7 SW if Locus 2 - 28.26 m.A.E.
\xb7 SE of Locus 2 - 28.25 m.A.E.
\xb7 SE of Locus 1 - 28.12 m.A.E.
\xb7 SW of Locus 1 -28.06 m.A.E.
Closing Totals Locus 1 :
\xb7 Terracotta-2 and \xbe bowl
Closing Totals Locus 2 :
\xb7 Terracotta-1 bowl
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