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28 th July 2010


CB 41 was laid out.


The trench was cleared of leafs and roots. Opening photos were taken. A dirt dump was established ca. 5m north east of the trench, and a tile dump 5m south-east of the trench. Opening elevations were taken.


NE (1.49m) = 28.77m AE

SE (1.45m) = 28.81m AE

SW (1.26m) = 29m AE

NW (1.20m) = 29.06m AE

The north eastern corner of the trench was picked. The soil is a very dark brown, with much organic material and roots. Some small and medium sized rocks present, along with

a few pieces of terracotta. This humus and organic strata is declared locus 1 throughout the trench.

Two further pick-passes were made in the south and centre of the trench. Similar humus and organic material was recovered, with a number of small and medium sized stones. A few pieces of pottery and a large number of terracotta fragments were found.

Closing Elevations:

NE 28.71m AE

SE 28.81m AE

SW 29m AE

NW 29.06m AE

Totals: Locus 1

Pottery 2 shards

Tile 60 pieces (3/4 Bowl)

Bone 0

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Eóin M. O'Donoghue. "EMO II (2010-07-28):21-23; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Civitate B/Civitate B 41/2010, ID:631/Locus 1". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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