|Location: East Mound. Southern crest of the East Mound. |
In preparation for the arrival of a new team from Poznan an area at the crest of the East mound, east of the 1960s Area A was investigated as the PRETP Area in 2000. The area investigated defined classical deposits and burials and Neolithic wall alignments towards the west of the area that joined with the 1960s trench The area was excavated the following year as the TP Area until 2008.
History: At the end of 2000 the area was reinstated to its original form
References: Farid 2000. Area SP and TP1, East Mound http://www.catalhoyuk.com/archive_reports/2000/ar00_03.html