These images were taken on the final day of the excavation season.
This test trench was dug at the westernmost end of trench 3 to confirm that there was no earlier occupation level under the Byzantine era dwelling.
This was the final extension to the trench and details such as thresholds, doorposts and a tannour (clay oven) were revealed.
This was the third extension to trench 3.
These pictures are taken some days after the last images and show the second extension to the trench, by which point it was clear that the trench was uncovering a street of terraced one room dwellings.
The trench overseen by the DGAM expanded rapidly and this is the first of a series of extensions that were added to the trench as it was extended to reveal a row of simple houses.
These pictures are of the northernmost trench opened and overseen by Yaarob Abdallah of the Directorate General of Antiquities and Museums (DGAM). The photographs record the first phase of his work.
This Excel document records the finds that were collected and lodged in the Deir ez Zor Museum during the 2010 excavation season. These objects are now presumed lost or destroyed due to the IS presence in the town as a consequence of the Syrian civil war.
This picture faces NE and shows the Trench 2 with the third extension area marked out.
These views of Trench 2 including extension 2 show Context 2.03 from all directions and include details of a ceramic in situ and a fine gypsum plaster floor.