Archaeological Investigations: Salt River Project - Coronado Generating Station Limestone Quarry, Federal and State Lands, Apache County, Arizona: Final Report for Archaeological Survey of Proposed Limestone Quarry, M. H. Welch Mining Claims and a 1/4 Section of State of Arizona Land

Author(s): Mark B. Sant

Year: 1976

Summary

In May 1976, at the request of the Salt River Project, an archaeological clearance investigation of 16 20-acre mining claims on Bureau of Land Management land and a quarter section of state land south of St. Johns, Arizona, was conducted by the Museum of Northern Arizona. 18 archaeological sites were located and recorded. A brief description of the investigations, the project area, and the archaeological situation encountered is given.

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Archaeological Investigations: Salt River Project - Coronado Generating Station Limestone Quarry, Federal and State Lands, Apache County, Arizona: Final Report for Archaeological Survey of Proposed Limestone Quarry, M. H. Welch Mining Claims and a 1/4 Section of State of Arizona Land. Mark B. Sant. 1976 ( tDAR id: 402756) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8402756

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Keywords

Culture
Anglo Euroamerican Hispanic Historic

Material
Adobe Mortar Basalt Building Materials Ceramic Chalcedony Chert China Chipped Stone Fire Cracked Rock Glass Grayware Ground Stone Juniper Limestone Macrobotanical Metal Mortar Mud Plainware Quartzite Tin Wood

Site Name
Ariz. Q:11:1 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:10 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:11 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:12 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:13 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:14 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:16 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:17 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:18 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:2 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:3 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:4 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:5 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:6 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:7 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:8 (MNA) Ariz. Q:11:9 (MNA) Arizona Q:11:15 (MNA) NA14,469 NA14,470 NA14,471 NA14,473 NA14,474 NA14,475 NA14,476 Show More

Site Type
Agricultural or Herding Archaeological Feature Artifact Scatter Campsite Charcoal Stain Chipping Station Circular Rock Alignment Corral Domestic Structure or Architectural Complex Domestic Structures Encampment Fireplace Food Processing Locus Foundation Hearth Historic Structure Hunting / Trapping Hunting Blind Juniper Structure Kiln Lime Kiln Limestone Fireplace Limestone Kiln Lithic Scatter Lithic Workshop Area Show More

Spatial Coverage

min long: -109.305; min lat: 34.447 ; max long: -109.27; max lat: 34.483 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Salt River Project Cultural Resource Manager

Contributor(s): Alexander J. Lindsay, Jr.; Paul G. Weimann; Frank T. Darmiento

Landowner(s): Bureau of Land Management; State of Arizona

Sponsor(s): Salt River Project

Repository(s): Salt River Project

Prepared By(s): Museum of Northern Arizona

Record Identifiers

Antiquities Act Permit No.(s): 75-AZ-102

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