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Table 2 Characteristics and radiocarbon data of the investigated samples

From: Formation and decay of peat bogs in the vegetable belt of Switzerland

ETH nr UZ nr Site Depth (cm) Material 14C-age
a BP
± 1σ F14Ca ± 1σ δ13C (‰)  ± 1σ Calibrated age
cal BP (2σ)b
103108 6821 1 60–70 Peat 5765 25 0.488 0.00151 − 27.6 1.0 6493–6639
103109 6822 1 130–135 Peat 6665 26 0.436 0.00139 − 29.1 1.0 7491–7584
103110 6823 1 300–310 Shell 9759 28 0.297 0.00102 3.1 1.0 11,170–11,235
103111 6824 1 430–440 Organic residues 11,624 31 0.235 0.00090 − 30.4 1.0 13,393–13,561
103112 6825 2 60–70 Organic residues 4405 24 0.578 0.00171 − 30.0 1.0 4873–5044
103113 6826 2 170–180 Wood 5692 25 0.492 0.00152 − 28.1 1.0 6408–6536
103114 6827 3 30–40 Organic residues 3008 23 0.688 0.00196 − 25.9 1.0 3298–3093
103115 6828 3 60–65 Organic residues − 91 21 1.011 0.00270 − 31.5 1.0 Modern
103116 6829 4 40–50 Organic residues 1836 22 0.796 0.00221 − 29.7 1.0 1710–1825
103117 6830 4 120–130 Snail shell 8504 27 0.347 0.00116 − 9.1 1.0 9479–9535
103118 6831 4 350–360 Organic residues 8707 27 0.338 0.00113 − 8.6 1.0 9553–9736
103119 6832 4 440–450 Organic residues 9073 28 0.323 0.00111 − 27.1 1.0 10,198–10,251
49291 6129 S1 80–95 Peat 6716 78 0.433 0.00419 − 23.5 1.1 7686–7440
49292 6130 S1 130–150 Peat 8958 101 0.328 0.00410 − 24.8 1.1 10,277–9697
49293 6131 S2 70–87 Peat 6555 78 0.442 0.00427 − 28.1 1.1 7580–7317
49294 6132 S2 120–145 Peat 9143 103 0.320 0.00408 − 24.9 1.1 10,647–9959
49295 6133 P33 75–85 Peat 8453 95 0.349 0.00410 − 24.2 1.1 9603–9141
49296 6134 P33 130–140 Peat 9479 108 0.307 0.00410 − 25.2 1.1 11,167–10,498
49289 6127 S 35–45 Peat 7168 83 0.410 0.00421 − 24.1 1.1 8173–7841
49290 6128 S 55–60 Peat 8464 96 0.349 0.00414 − 25.9 1.1 9659–9145
  1. a Fraction modern carbon
  2. b OxCal4.3, IntCal13 (Reimer et al. 2013)