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Kayalık (Kiyalık)

Locations: Plateau (Yayla) , Province: Kilis , Village: Güvenli (former Tilmiz Village)

Inventory No 118
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N36°50'35.45''
Longitude E37°16'45.19''
Elevation 2306 fit
   
Species Flat settlement
Type Settlement
   
Height
Width
Lenght
Area
   
Periods Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

It is a flat site on the southern slopes of the rocky hill, on the southwestern slopes of Göktepe. It is difficult to estimate its dimensions though it must have been a small settlement. Six Roman rock niches were destroyed by illagal digs.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings pottery
   
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