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Table 21 Last and End Boundary distributions generated by different Bayesian models from the 5 date Castle Roy MERLF radiocarbon dataset, with TPQ and TAQ probabilities

From: Modelling medieval masonry construction: taxa-specific and habitat-contingent Bayesian techniques for the interpretation of radiocarbon data from Mortar-Entrapped Relict Limekiln Fuels

Model specification Last HPD intervals/ cal AD End Boundary HPD intervals/cal AD Agreement indices
Castle Roy 68% 95% Median After TPQ Before TAQ 68% 95% Median After TPQ Before TAQ Amodel Aoverall Ai
Exponential prior;
no Outlier
1155–1220 1050–1225 1175 74% 99% 1070–1235 1050–1270 1185 77% 85% 73.2 71.9 0
Exponential prior;
modified Charcoal
1155–1230 1060–1255 1185 80% 89% 1155–1255 1055–1300 1200 82% 73% 75.5 74.6 0
Exponential prior;
default Charcoal
1155–1235 1055–1270 1190 81% 86% 1155–1260 1055–1320 1200 83% 71% 75.4 74.8 0
Uniform prior;
default Charcoal
1080–1240 1055–1280 1190 80% 84% 1080–1290 1055–1415 1215 84% 58% 74 73.3 0