Anderson (AfGx-54)

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This is a Late Woodland village site assigned to the Uren phase of the Ontario Iroquois tradition. The site is located near the Town of Cayuga, ca. 5 km west of the Grand River, Brant County, Ontario. One radiocarbon date (TO-7033) fits expectations based on the stylistic attributes of the artifacts, and the second radiocarbon date (TO-7034) is somewhat older than expected, although the 2-sigma limit of its calibrated range overlaps the expected age (Berg and Brusey 2000).

ID Other ID Type Subtype Uncal BP (years) ± 1 σ (years) Median cal BP (years) Lower cal BP (years) Upper cal BP (years) δ13C Contaminated?
TO-7034 MacroSample kernel 1170 250 1097 1603 660 No
TO-7033 MacroSample kernel 720 80 671 795 537 No

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References Cited

Berg, D. J. and J. A. Bursey
    2000    The Worked Faunal Material from the Anderson Site: A Uren Village on the Lower Grand River, Ontario. Ontario Archaeology 69:7-18.

Morlan, R. E. and M. Betts
    1999-2005 Canadian Archaeological Radiocarbon Database. http://www.canadianarchaeology.ca/. Canadian Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, Quebec.