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The Palisade and Entrance

  • Harold Mytum
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Abstract

The first phase of settlement on the promontory was rapidly enclosed by a palisade with uprights set in a continuous stone-packed trench. The route of the palisade is well defined on the east, south, and west, but not on the north. In the northwest, a complex series of five entrance gateways rapidly replaced each other over c. 40 years, and a rampart was constructed but only on the western side of the entrance.

Keywords

Eastern Side Structure Deposition Stratigraphic Relationship Burnt Bone Fence Line 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Harold Mytum
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  1. 1.Archaeology, Classics and EgyptologyUniversity of LiverpoolLiverpoolUK

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