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Sofular Höyüğü

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

Inventory No 92
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N 4413018
Longitude E 347498
Elevation
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 15
Width 70
Lenght 100
Area 7000
   
Periods Late Bronze Age I Middle Hittite ~1550/1500-1350
Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

This is a small mound on a natural rocky hill stretching nothwest-southeast direction. The settlement expands towards the southeast slope. The bedrock appears in the northern half and on the sestern slope of the mound. The site is largely destroyed by the numerous illegal digs.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings pottery
   
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