A Phase I Archaeological Survey of Ca. 330 Acres in Various Rehab Areas on the Fort Knox Military Reservation, Hardin and Meade Counties, Kentucky.
Final rept. Oct-Dec 93,
WALLER (J M) ASSOCIATES INC FAIRFAX STATION VA
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In October-November 1993, a Phase I survey of 133.6 ha 330.2 acres in 11 scheduled rehabilitation areas on Fort Knox, Hardin and Meade Counties, Kentucky, revisited 15Md143, 15Md154, 15Md163, and 15Md175, and recorded 15Hd482-15Hd487, 15Md336-15Md342, and five isolated finds IFs. 15Hd17 could not be relocated. Cemetery 37 lies partially in one project area. Cemeteries usually are not eligible for the National Register, but must be protected under KRS 72.020. 15Hd482-15Hd485, 15Md175, 15Md338, and 15Md340 are lithic scatters 15Md340, Middle Archaic the rest, indeterminate. 15Hd487, 15Md143, 15Md154, 15Md163, 15Md336, 15Md341, and 15Hd342 have prehistoric 15Md336, Middle Archaic the rest, indeterminate and historic 15Hd342, mid nineteenth-early twentieth century the rest, late nineteenth-early twentieth century components. 15Hd337 is a late nineteenth-early twentieth century farmstead. 15Hd482-15Hd485, 15Md143, 15Md154, 15Md163, 15Md175, 15Md336-15Md338, 15Md340-15Md342, and the IFs are not eligible for the National Register, and no additional investigations are recommended. 15Hd486, an Early-Middle and Late Archaic open habitation site, is potentially eligible for the National Register, and combined Phase IIIIII testing and mitigation is recommended. 15Md339 is of indeterminate pre-historic affiliation, and is mostly buried. It is potentially eligible for the National Register, and deep testing is recommended.
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