An Archaeological Reassessment and Evaluation of Eight Site Clusters Around Horseshoe Reservoir, Tonto National Forest

Summary

Archaeological Consulting Services, Ltd. (ACS) undertook a field evaluation of eight site clusters (77 sites) around Horseshoe Reservoir, in the Tonto National Forest. The boundaries of the site clusters and the particular sites assessed were designated by the Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation).

The goals of the project were to relocate previously recorded sites, replot them using a GPS, evaluate the accuracy and completeness of the existing site documentation and amend as necessary, and reassess using current standards the cultural/temporal affiliation and site function. The results are presented here.

Cite this Record

An Archaeological Reassessment and Evaluation of Eight Site Clusters Around Horseshoe Reservoir, Tonto National Forest. Robert B. Neily, Christopher Donta, Barbara Macnider. Tempe, Arizona: Archaeological Consulting Services, Ltd. 1993 ( tDAR id: 393765) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8F190Q3

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Keywords

Culture
Euroamerican

Material
Ceramic Chipped Stone Fire Cracked Rock Ground Stone Metal Mineral Shell

Site Name
AR-03-12-01-1004(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1005(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1008(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1009(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1020(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1042(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1045(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1046(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1048(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1051(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1052(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1054(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1055(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1056(USFS) AR-03-12-01-116(USFS) AR-03-12-01-117(USFS) AR-03-12-01-118(USFS) AR-03-12-01-119(USFS) AR-03-12-01-120(USFS) AR-03-12-01-121(USFS) AR-03-12-01-122(USFS) AR-03-12-01-124(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1264(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1265(USFS) AR-03-12-01-1266(USFS) Show More

Site Type
Agricultural or Herding Ancient Structure Artifact Scatter Checkdam Domestic Structure or Architectural Complex Fergolith House Pit Pit House / Earth Lodge Plaza Post Hole / Post Mold Roasting Pit / Oven / Horno Rock Alignment Settlements Terrace Thermal Feature Trash Midden Water Control Feature

Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 1100 to 1400

Spatial Coverage

min long: -111.77; min lat: 33.974 ; max long: -111.67; max lat: 34.059 ;

Record Identifiers

Bureau of Reclamation Delivery Order No.(s): 2-PD-32-01820-004

ACS Project No.(s): 92-303

Cultural Resource Class III Inventories Task No.(s): 4

Bureau of Reclamation Contract No.(s): 1425-2-CS-32-01820

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