Das Spätglazial

R. Schütrumpf
After a short summary about the development of the late-glacial investigations and their chief results, new pollenanalytical studies of late-glacial deposits in the neighbourhood of Hamburg (Borneck near Ahrensburg and Poggenwisch near Meiendorf) with different culture-layers are discussed. The diagrams demonstrate that the chief culture-layer from Borneck belongs to an early state of zone IV, i. e. to the transition from the Alleröd-period to the Younger Dryas-time. The artefacts from Poggenwisch are markedly older. They...