An Archaeological Assessment of the Coronado to Goldfield 230kV Transmission Line

Author(s): Lanita C. Van Nimwegen

Year: 1991


Northland Research, Inc. (Northland) has completed a Class III archaeological survey of portions of the Coronado to Goldfield 230kV transmission line located on Arizona State lands, USDI Bureau of Land Management (BLM) lands and Salt River Project (SRP) right-of-ways across privately held lands. Reconnaissance of state and private (patented) lands was completed on April 24 and 25 of 1991 under Permit Number 90-39, and BLM lands were surveyed on May 3, Under Permit Number AZ-000065. As a result of the survey, one archaeological site was identified and three previously identified sites were relocated on state lands. In addition, Northland relocated four sites on BLM holdings.

There are two different versions of the same report. Version 1 contains a color coded version of the map area and uses a the field number naming convention for site AZ U:11:37 (ASM).

Cite this Record

An Archaeological Assessment of the Coronado to Goldfield 230kV Transmission Line. Lanita C. Van Nimwegen. Tempe, AZ: Northland Research, Inc. 1991 ( tDAR id: 402674) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8402674

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Historic Hohokam

Amethyst Glass Basalt Buffware Building Materials Ceramic Chert Chipped Stone Gila Plainware Gila Redware Glass Ground Stone Igneous Rock Metabasalt Metal Plainware Red-on-Buffware Redware Salt Plainware SCA Glass Schist Sedimentary Rock Stone Wingfield Plainware

Site Name
Apache Trail Site AZ U:10:1 (ASU) AZ U:10:2 (BLM) AZ U:10:21 (ASU) AZ U:10:22 (ASU) AZ U:10:3 (BLM) AZ U:11:2 (BLM) AZ U:11:3 (BLM) Denham Site NRI-1

Site Type
Agricultural or Herding Archaeological Feature Artifact Scatter Ball Court Burial Check Dam Cooking Area Cremation Domestic Structure or Architectural Complex Domestic Structures Field House Funerary and Burial Structures or Features Hamlet / Village Horno Isolated Artifact Lithic Procurement Area Lithic Scatter Midden Mound Mound / Earthwork Non-Domestic Structures Pit Pit House Pit House / Earth Lodge Plaza? Resource Extraction / Production / Transportation Structure or Features Roasting Pit Roasting Pit / Oven / Horno Rock Alignment Rock Cluster Rock Feature Rock Pile Settlements Sherd Scatter Soil Control Feature Stone Ball Court Stone Ring Terrace Trash Midden Trash Mound Trash Scatter Village Water Control Feature Show More

Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 1910 to 1939 (Date span of historic sites reported.)

Calendar Date: 500 to 1100 (Occupation span of AZ U:10:3 (BLM) based on ceramic types.)

Spatial Coverage

min long: -111.581; min lat: 33.308 ; max long: -111.269; max lat: 33.466 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Salt River Project Cultural Resource Manager

Contributor(s): Mark Hackbarth; Lisa Champagne; Andrew Dutt; Nam Tran; Clayton Van Nimwegen

Field Director(s): Lanita Van Nimwegen

Landowner(s): Arizona State; U. S. Forest Service; Private Owner; USDI Bureau of Land Management

Prepared By(s): Northland Research, Inc.

Submitted To(s): Salt River Project

Record Identifiers

Permit No.(s): AZ-000065

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