A Research Framework for the Archaeology of Wales

Southeast Wales – Dendrochronological Dates

22/12/2003

 

 

Details of the measured tree-ring samples

ARW - average ring width                            + - unmeasured rings present

spr - spring vessels present but not measured   HS - heartwood-sapwood transition

 

Sample no

Context

Total no of rings

Sapwood rings

Bark edge

Extra rings

ARW

(mm)

Sketch

Dimensions

(mm)

Date span

(BC)

Felled

(BC)

0055

Building 1 subdivision

120

-

N

N

0.89

 

110x25

516-397

After 387

0267

Building 1 stake, centre north

65

-

N

N

0.97

 

100x60

-

-

0406

Plank fragment ?eroded from building 1

124

-

N

N

1.54

 

190x55

-

-

0526

1m north of building 1, woodworking debris

127

-

N

N

0.63

 

801x20

593-467

After 457

0543

Building 2 west wall

50

-

N

N

1.77

 

85x54

513-464

After 454

0698

Near building 1, woodworking debris

49

-

N

N

0.84

 

45x30

-

-

0700

Near building 1, woodworking debris

46

-

N

N

0.59

 

45x20

-

-

0761

Building 1 stake, south centre

104

-

N

N

0.66

 

75x30

498-395

After 385

0828

Building 1 subdivision

126

-

N

N

0.92

 

115x35

518-393

After383

0861

Building 1 stake, north end

54

-

N

N

0.59

 

40x35

-

-

0866

Building 1 post, north end

127

-

N

N

0.78

 

105x50

518-392

After 382

0884

Building 1 stake, ?part of a sub-division

68

-

N

N

0.99

 

70x40

470-403

After 393

0895

Building 1 subdivision

91

-

N

N

0.80

 

75x35

483-393

After 383

0903

Building 1 stake

53

-

N

N

0.74

 

40x15

-

-

1000

Building 1 split timber, ? part of a subdivision

50

-

N

N

1.73

 

100x60

-

-

1039

Building 1 stake, east wall

49

-

N

N

0.87

 

75x45

-

-

2075

Bog oak Goldcliff East

161

16

Y

N

1.42

 

415x365

-

-

2076

Bog oak Goldcliff East

223

25

N

A few to bark

0.96

 

415x365

-

-

2077

Bog oak Goldcliff East

115

Yes

N

Yes

0.97

 

250x250

-

-

3304

Bog oak mesolithic shelf

132

-

N

N

0.74

 

215x125

-

-

3320

Bog oak mesolithic shelf

183

7+

N

+c30 to bark

0.66

 

300x265

-

-

3436G2

Structure 1124 boat fragment

65

-

N

N

0.86

 

270x70

1130-1066

After 1056

3436H2

Structure 1124 boar fragment

104

-

N

N

0.67

 

270x70

1130-1027

After1017

3438M2

Structure 1124 boat fragment

82

-

N

N

0.78

 

165x75

1139-1058

After 1048

3530

Building 6

59

-

N

N

1.90

 

115x35

372-314

After 304

3532

Building 6

61

16

Y?

N

1.99

 

120x45

334-274

274?

3539

 Building 6

74

-

N

N

1.36

 

0x0

421-348

After 338

3722

Trackway 1108

117

-

N

N

1.01

 

120x40

485-369

After 359

3741

Trackway 1108

68

-

N

N

0.96

 

85x60

507-440

After 430

3744

Trackway 1108

68

-

N

N

0.94

 

70x50

528-461

After 451

3750

Trackway 1108

66

-

N

N

0.62

 

55x40

473-408

After 398

3764

Trackway 1108

92

-

N

N

0.94

 

70x50

528-461

After 451

3750

Trackway 1108

66

-

N

N

0.62

 

55x40

473-408

After 398

3764

Trackway 1108`

92

-

N

N

0.78

 

70x50

509-418

After 408

3768

Trackway 1108

116

37

N

N

0.51

 

95x90

451-336

336-318

3837

Trackway 1149

86

-

N

N

1.04

 

90x25

-

-

7001

Building 6

55

16

Y

+spr

1.71

 

95x55

328-274

273 spring

7005

Building 6

89

HS

N

N

1.33

 

130x30

400-312

302-257

7008

Building 6

56

14

N

+1+spr

2.16

 

125x35

330x275

273 spring

7009

Building 6

62

13

Y

+spr

2.34

 

145x70

335-274

273 spring

7011

Building 6

97

-

N

N

0.98

 

100x50

462-366

After 356

7015

Building 6

54

16

Y

+spr

2.25

 

125x35

327-274

273 spring

7016

Building 6

42

-

N

N

1.79

 

75x55

-

-

7017

Building 6

68

-

N

N

2.09

 

145x50

374-307

After 297

7020

Building 6

51

-

N

N

1.64

 

80x40

393-343

After 333

7021

Building 6

44

-

N

N

2.13

 

90x55

-

-

7023

Building 6

42

7

N

N

2.06

 

90x45

-

-

7026

Building 6

69

18

Y

+spr

1.56

 

110x55

342-274

273 spring

7028

Building 6

59

-

N

N

1.48

 

90x55

431-373

After 363

7030

Building 6

48

-

N

N

1.84

 

90x45

367-320

After 310

7032

Building 6

54

-

N

N

1.50

 

85x40

390-337

After 327

7036

Building 6

40

-

N

N

1.58

 

80x60

364-325

After 315

7038

Building 6

93

-

N

N

1.00

 

95x55

477-385

Aftre 375

7041\2

Building 6

77

15

Near

N

1.04

 

85x40

-

-

7043

Building 6

80

-

N

N

1.40

 

120x40

380-301

After 291

7044`

Building 6

90

41

N

+1 to bark

0.63

 

80x60

363-274

273/2?

7049

Building 6

52

-

N

N

2.06

 

110x50

339-288

After278

7050

Building 6

63

27

Y

+spr

1.24

 

80x70

334-272

271 spring

7057

Building 6

46

-

N

N

1.49

 

70x5

-

-

7058

Building 6

52

-

N

N

1.67

 

100x45

427-376

After 366

7060

Building 6

48

-

N

N

1.79

 

85x50

-

-

7062

Building 6

105

-

N

N

1.03

 

105x55

492-388

Aftre 378

7065

Building 6

63

-

N

N

1.98

 

125x60

357-295

After 285

7068

Building 6

56

HS?

N

N

1.62

 

90x65

-

-

7077

Building 6

59

12

Y?

N

2.18

 

130x45

332-274

274/3?

7079

Building 6

101

-

N

N

1.26

 

180x75

412-312

-

7083

Building 6

55

15

Y

N

1.98

 

110x50

328-274

-

7084

Building 6

87

-

N

N

1.90

 

180x75

381-295

-

7086

Building 6

111

-

N

N

1.16

 

135x55

470-360

-

7091

Building 6

69

13

N

+ 4 to bark

1.79

 

135x50

346-278

274/3

7095

Building 6

65

-

N

N

1.74

 

120x70

404-340

After 330

7096

Building 6

66

17

Y?

N

1.84

 

120x30

339-274

274/3?

7097

Building 6

77

30

Y

+spr

1.19

 

90x35

348-272

271 spring

7100

Building 6

54

-

N

N

0.99

 

110x60

382-329

After 319

7105

Building 6

62

14

Y

+spr

2.16

 

135x35

335-274

273 spring

7107

Building 6

59

-

N

N

1.51

 

90x55

384-326

After 316

7113

Building 6

120

-

N

N

1.03

 

140x60

521-402

After 392

7115

Building 6

61

-

N

N

1.34

 

80x45

440-380

After 380

7128

Building 6

72

30

Y

+spr

1.28

 

95x30

343-272

271 spring

7129a

Building 6

85

-

N

N

0.93

 

80x20

-

-

7129b

Building 6

168

-

N

N

0.55

 

100x30

-

-

7165

Structure 8

48

-

N

N

2.24

 

120x25

-

-

7334

Structure 970

76

-

N

N

0.67

 

60x35

-

-

10373

Bog oak Goldcliff East

146

6+

N

+c25?

1.51

 

490x490

-

-

10375

Bog oak Goldcliff East

149

-

N

N

0.97

 

330x325

-

-

 

 

 

Paper compiled by Martin Bell (University of Reading)

 

 

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