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June 16, 2004

Opening Elevations:                                       Students:

  • NW: 99cm Below Datum Point                        Andrew
  • NE: 89.5cm BD
  • SW: 90cm BD
  • SE: 67.5cm BD

7am -12pm

Tools: pick axe, trowels, buckets, wheelbarrow, brushes, plumb bob, line level, tape measure

Soil: gray/brown claylike in locus 2- patches of yellow/brown loose soil revealed for locus 3

Passes: 1 pick pass through locus 2 beginning in the south

Pick pass through the trench revealed beginning of locus 3 in the south end of the trench. The trench slopes from south to north, in the north end of the trench definitely still in locus 2- searching for the transition to locus 3.

12:30pm -3:30pm

Tools: pick axe, trowels, buckets, wheelbarrow

Soil: gray/brown claylike in locus 2 and yellow/brown soil in locus 3

In an effort to locate the northern end of locus 3 picked through northern 1/3 of the trench. Reached the bottom of the rock layer which is found near the top of locus 2 as seen in the southern baulk wall.

Closing Elevations:

  • NW: 104cm Below Datum Point
  • NE: 95cm BD
  • SW: 95cm BD
  • SE: 67.5cm BD

Terracotta: 2/3 bowl

Pottery: 6 pcs incl. 2 rims and 3 bases

Other: 2 pcs bone

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Kathleen Elizabeth Droste. "KED I (2004-06-16):22-25; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 30B/2004, ID:536/Locus 2". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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