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Alçıören Höyüğü

Locations: Plateau (Yayla) , Province: Sivas , Village: Alçıören

Inventory No 78
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N 4406698
Longitude E 367182
Elevation
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 25
Width 150
Lenght 200
Area 30000
   
Periods Late Bronze Age I Middle Hittite ~1550/1500-1350
Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
Iron Age II ~900-
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

A medium-sized mound settlement rising on a natural rock. It is located on the southern border of Kızılırmak, by the plateau. It extends in east-west direction and have an oval shape. A small waterbed runs near the northeastern slopes. Despite a few illegal digs it is weel-preserved.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings Pottery
   
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