And also during the Younger Stone Age, between 4000 and 3500 BC, this area was used for agriicultural and pastoralism as a means of making a living along this beach area. An approximately 12 m long logboat from this time period was likewise found during this excavation.
The stone age dwellers along the banks of Strelasund Channel must have been in close contact with other inhabitants between northern germany, Denmark and soutern sweden. With their similar living conditions, tools and technological developments, this site is condidered in accordance with the Ertebølle-culture.
Another name for this type of boat is a dugout canoe.
On the site one logboat was found from the Younger Stone Age (between 4000 - 3500 bce). It was hewn from a large linden tree trunk, which being a soft wood is easily worked with stone axes.
The Younger Stone Age logboat at present is the longest known logboat from the southwest Baltic Sea area (12 m). On the site two logboats were also found from the Middle Stone Age (5000 bce).