Seahorse Gully Site

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ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE
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Culture(s) Arctic Small Tool Tradition
Temporal Period(s) Pre-Dorset Period

Summary Details

Borden Number: IeKn-6
Location: Near Churchill, Manitoba, Canada (Approx. 58° 47' 20" N, 94° 15' 25" W)
Period: Pre-Dorset Period
Date Range: circa 1000 BC

Significance

  • Helps define the distribution of early Palaeo-Eskimo occupation and artifact types in the Canadian Arctic

Research History

Site Discovery

  • First documented and excavated by Nash (1969)

Major Finds/Insights

  • Subsequent study by Meyer (1977; 1979) and Hodgetts (2007)
  • Twenty seven dwelling features

Current Investigations

None.

Formation and Occupational History

Material Culture

Hodgetts 2007:

General Notes

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