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Çamurlu Höyük

Locations: Plain (Ova), Province: Kilis , Village:

Inventory No 127
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N36°39'35.66''
Longitude E37°28'29.57''
Elevation 1729 fit
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 35
Width 200
Lenght 200
Area 40000
   
Periods Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
Late Bronze Age I Middle Hittite ~1550/1500-1350
Iron Age I ~1150-900
Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
Iron Age II ~900-
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

It is a medium-sized conical mound. There is a terrace settlement to the south. The Çamurlu stream running through the western slopes of the mounds is now dried. The western slopes were partly destroyed by soil conveyance.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings pottery
   
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