Agora Deposit: T 22:3
Title:   Well
Category:   Well
Keyword:   FixChildren
Description:   Well cut into bedrock, associated with late Roman building G in ΕΛ 1.2m in diameter, narrows to 0.5m at bottom. Disturbed by later pits at top. Excavated from 85.77-79.25m (6.52m), but bedrock at 85.91m may have been the original elevation of the mouth. Upper portion originally lined; collapsed lining found in Layer V. Six layers of dumped fills and one period of use fill. Water table at ca. 82.55m.
I. (85.77-84.94m) mixed rocky fill.
II. (84.94-83.92m) dark fill with tiles.
III. (83.92-83.75m) dark compact fill, less tiles.
IV. (83.75-83.07m) rocky, sandy fill (excavated in two baskets, seasons 2002-2003).
V. (83.07-82.55m) browner sandy fill with tiles.
VI. (82.55-80.75m) water table, grayer fill.
VII. (80.75-79.25m) dark fill, whole jugs and water jars.
Contents:   Coins:
1 July 2002 #295
Chronology:   Late 4th/early 5th AD
Date:   14 June-31 July 31 2002, 25 June-3 July, 2003
Section:   ΕΛ
Grid:   T/18,19-22/1,2
Elevation:   85.77-79.25m.
Masl:   79.25-85.77m.
References:   Report: 2003 Excavations
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