Caughnawaga (NYSM-1116)


Caughnawaga is a Mohawk village site located approx. 1 km west of Fonda, New York, along a raised terrace overlooking the north bank of the Mohawk River. "The site was site was excavated over the course of the years from 1948 to 1956 by the Van Epps-Hartley Chapter of the New York State Archaeological Association" (tDAR ID: 5483;; Snow 1995:431-443).

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?
A-6064 MacroSample kernel 210 35 181 310 0 No

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References Cited

Morlan, R. E. and M. Betts
    1999-2005 Canadian Archaeological Radiocarbon Database. Canadian Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, Quebec.

Snow, D. R.
    1995    Mohawk Valley Archaeology: The Sites, Occasional Papers in Anthropology Vol. 23. The Pennsylvania State University, Matson Museum of Anthropology, University Park, Pennsylvania.