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Üyücek Tepe

Locations: Plateau (Yayla) River bank , Province: Elazığ , Village: Höyükköy

Inventory No 232
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude
Longitude
Elevation 680-690 m.
   
Species
Type
   
Height 13-14 m.
Width 110 m
Lenght 180 m.
Area 19800
   
Periods Iron Age II ~900-
Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

It is now flooded by the Karakaya Dam Lake. It lies north of the road to Arapuşağı village.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings Sherds of Middle-Late Bronze Age central Anatolian Hittite and plain simple wares (ware types 3.1. and 3.3) and a few sherds of Iron Age red slipped ware (ware type 4.8) have been collected from the top of the mound (Özdoğan 1977: 67).
   
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