Baker Site (EdQx-43)

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ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE
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Culture(s) Ancestral Interior Salish (?)
Temporal Period(s) Lochnore Phase

Summary Details

Borden Number: EdQx-43
Location: Near Monte Creek, British Columbia, Canada (Approx. 50° 37' 39" N, 119° 58' 9" W)
Period: Lochnore Phase (5500-3500 BP)
Date Range: circa 3500 BC to 1500 BC

Significance

Wilson et al. 1992:

  • Oldest dated housepits in Interior BC (4200-4400 BP)
  • Pushes origins of sedentism back by almost 1000 years
  • Suggests continuity between Lochnore and Shuswap Horizon

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