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07 July 2017

 

AM

This morning excavation restarted in Locus 1, moving East to West across the trench. We are still finding moderate quantities of tile (ancient and modern), in addition to pottery fragments. Some modern materials are also present. We still appear to be in plough-zone levels.

 

Find #1

Pre-modern Iron Nail

35.31m N/52.41m W

308.66m ASL

Locus 1

 

PM

Work continued in Locus 1 picking and shovelling. We concentrated in the western half of the trench to try and obtain the extent of the locus’ depth.

 

Materials are becoming fewer as we get deeper. We appear to be through the upper plough-zone; however, soil with small river stones remain consistently present.

 

Closing Totals (Locus 1)

Tile – 2 bowls

Pottery – 12 sherds

 

Closing Elevations

N.W. – 308.64m ASL

N.E. – 308.63m ASL

S.W. – 308.66m ASL

S.E. – 308.64m ASL

 

Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Document Type Trench Book Entry
Start Page 22
End Page 25
Trench Book Entry Date 2017-07-07
Entry Year 2017
Trench VT16
Title VT16 (EMD) excavation, p. 22-25
Entry Type Excavation
Property or Relation Value(s)
Temporal Coverage
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Eóin Martin O'Donoghue. "VT16 (2017-07-07):22-25; Excavation from Italy/Vescovado di Murlo/Upper Vescovado/Vescovado 16/VT16 2017". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/fa44986e-09c1-4eb2-a408-8ceaf154083c>

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