Statistical analysis of the database for Sunday 1st January 2017 until Thursday 23rd February 2017

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 11725
  • Total records: 10168

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
Alison Pollard ASHM 9 9
Michael Byard BERK 26 26
Lindsey BERK 39 39
Anni Byard BERK 102 96
Rod Trevaskus BERK 33 33
Philippa Walton BH 523 503
Richard Abdy BM 1 1
Andrew Brown BM 108 93
Arwen James BUC 113 113
Helen Fowler CAM 47 47
Philip Mitchell CORN 49 49
Anna Tyacke CORN 62 60
Alastair Willis DENO 6 6
Olivia Webster DENO 6 6
Natasha Harlow DENO 7 7
Sian Webb DENO 6 6
Anja Rohde DENO 4 4
Helen Glenn DENO 98 98
Simon Nicholson DENO 121 45
Susheela Burford DENO 48 48
Danielle Wootton DEV 22 16
rachel mowbray DOR 4 4
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 69 69
Lucy Bevan DOR 43 36
Sarah Kelman DOR 6 6
benjamin westwood DUR 10 10
Sophie Flynn ESS 55 49
Kevin Leahy FAKL 35 35
Sam Moorhead FASAM 2 2
Kurt Adams GLO 212 207
Katie Hinds HAMP 175 170
Fiona Johnstone HAMP 127 124
Steven Guy-Gibbens HAMP 9 9
Emily Freeman HESH 102 102
Peter Reavill HESH 39 39
Frank Basford IOW 208 207
vikki brereton KENT 3 3
Walter (Jo) Ahmet KENT 84 77
Margaret Erwin KENT 25 24
Stuart Noon LANCUM 135 100
Dot Boughton LANCUM 196 195
Rebecca Leeman LEIC 62 13
Elisabeth Janovsky LEIC 123 121
Wendy Scott LEIC 142 118
Lewis Batchelor LEIC 15 15
Joyce Lee LEIC 68 63
Phil Harding LEIC 18 18
Adam Daubney LIN 71 66
Stuart Wyatt LON 97 95
Kate Sumnall LON 3 3
Hannah White LVPL 2 2
Vanessa Oakden LVPL 146 143
Eleanore Cox NARC 178 174
Andrew Agate NCL 3 3
Martin Foreman NLM 539 527
Jason Gibbons NMS 16 7
Andrew Rogerson NMS 919 696
Adrian Marsden NMS 476 442
Julie Shoemark NMS 277 228
Steven Ashley NMS 360 343
Louise Weetman NMS 382 380
Garry Crace NMS 18 14
Robert Webley PAS 3 3
Roger Bland PAS 243 222
Michael Lewis PAS 3 3
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a2d0481c8f0998b544af85f75005b166 PUBLIC 7 7
0819052f06540d3479c82b54821af8c5 PUBLIC 7 7
6adf5fb0b53668a5a7b02ac67543dcc9 PUBLIC 3 3
0eb7b1e6ac3c145081a7b203a55eab1d PUBLIC 6 6
91bf35d60c00a0bea197376d864cbc4b PUBLIC 16 16
7e070ee3c175c7aa462c9c4fd6214f1c PUBLIC 2 2
14e72ce7310eab30f3ad9659d3238b42 PUBLIC 5 5
b56e8a5dd9d2205f886a399017dcbfbe PUBLIC 71 59
fb46794bf9cdfc30e5d207ee33fcbba4 PUBLIC 15 15
13e473603882b15638a539dca94a490a PUBLIC 3 3
d0b859c3e786f59a675f425186e2d620 PUBLIC 2 2
fe01e1303e0414950754ce4220906d70 PUBLIC 2 2
543a6a7b8ec5cfff9eed754bc1efc5fe PUBLIC 1 1
96db2113368157db9405ba979384081d PUBLIC 1 1
07395a1595f12f8c75506ed3376d615f PUBLIC 3 3
807b834bbd125db5cc54e47916a3a5dc PUBLIC 2 2
47bc1a55546ec2bf76003dac5ffbee69 PUBLIC 26 26
0ecc44f410b53dbbc8f75355f2038834 PUBLIC 1 1
9e13b815edde29e28c45fb22014883ad PUBLIC 29 29
bb9cea2153627b372ea46f8424c27a49 PUBLIC 20 20
83bf10cd1160df2ea54e6130aed9c078 PUBLIC 14 14
e437f49971ba958ede53bd28ede8e7df PUBLIC 1 1
f0067c0b7be3419a5d86f8dc1818cfae PUBLIC 2 2
ed4ec99c2aafb707421de2d686a558f8 PUBLIC 9 9
d918c9a6436f40c24ba914c20b2c7694 PUBLIC 2 2
91c2c87cc888658079f910d499edfeb3 PUBLIC 1 1
365c606815954e67d03234e271e90d25 PUBLIC 11 11
0dae770e455bf31dd1ad67270d87f531 PUBLIC 1 1
1d07213e20460ea66eb615defad17993 PUBLIC 10 10
c1b3090048935efa6508ad3c2bc79ca6 PUBLIC 4 4
a2b9cea987795dcd15f534420e208aa6 PUBLIC 23 23
9803b1212f85991e3ab525679a3257e6 PUBLIC 1 1
0c1c1310091794f4d0302c974c197825 PUBLIC 32 32
b3601ac99504a4af346fce90139b4d14 PUBLIC 18 18
e45772b8da0c4d08c37ed2481daaa2bf PUBLIC 4 4
8b1fb15b027586c41b6d2a02a9b08330 PUBLIC 25 25
cf407235165077cc8af4734c4027aa29 PUBLIC 33 33
a0a5e4316b488f3f71baf1ef7b880dfb PUBLIC 7 7
2a62a36ca66db57fde8b86b82e2b06d9 PUBLIC 10 10
fb78c02e57f22fd903f321f77d443b80 PUBLIC 9 9
f88db05b9fe34603b82ce5b1d758ca36 PUBLIC 37 22
73e4a0751ffcab801caf7ad6b2386073 PUBLIC 3 3
dd935e7a59fd81c2179eac589c01861b PUBLIC 10 10
57b542b86ddfa88b822ec103a5fafdaf PUBLIC 10 10
18e4f994fc2faa08cacf7fa4dc866bff PUBLIC 9 9
b1146751f7f8e67b32cc0c7969d51db0 PUBLIC 23 23
8cb6a970fa8979fb33760669b0af515e PUBLIC 1 1
7518376a7af183e2c5321deb4ad2c66d PUBLIC 67 67
25f22bc364d637bf4f1bb7e84aa1570f PUBLIC 2 2
Alexander Bliss SF 395 313
Anna Booth SF 349 343
Elizabeth Brown SOM 31 4
Naomi Payne SOM 12 12
Sheila Hicks SOM 9 9
Laura Burnett SOM 114 54
Wil Partridge SOM 185 162
Susan Walker SOM 37 37
David Williams SUR 25 13
Margaret Broomfield SUR 795 658
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 92 92
Edwin Wood SUSS 97 85
Angie Bolton WAW 129 120
Carina Hughes WAW 32 32
Graham Bould WILT 13 13
Richard Henry WILT 20 20
Grace Clark WILT 139 139
Jane Hanbidge WILT 70 70
Helen Baker WILT 46 46
Alyson Tanner WILT 71 63
Claire Goodey WILT 18 18
Vic Allnatt WMID 575 122
Teresa Gilmore WMID 145 131
Rebecca Griffiths YORYM 367 366
Denise Wilding YORYM 119 115
Gail Hitchens YORYM 62 62
Duncan Marks YORYM 13 4
11725 10168

Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
ASHM 9 9
BERK 200 194
BH 523 503
BM 109 94
BUC 113 113
CAM 47 47
CORN 111 109
DENO 292 216
DEV 22 16
DOR 122 115
DUR 10 10
ESS 55 49
FAKL 35 35
FASAM 2 2
GLO 212 207
HAMP 235 230
HESH 141 141
IOW 208 207
KENT 112 104
LANCUM 331 295
LEIC 428 348
LIN 71 66
LON 100 98
LVPL 148 145
NARC 178 174
NCL 3 3
NLM 539 527
NMS 2448 2110
PAS 249 228
PUBLIC 636 597
SF 744 656
SOM 388 278
SUR 820 671
SUSS 189 177
WAW 161 152
WILT 453 442
WMID 720 253
YORYM 561 547
11725 10168

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 187 130
EARLY MEDIEVAL 507 445
IRON AGE 206 185
MEDIEVAL 2802 2575
MESOLITHIC 137 97
MODERN 66 62
NEOLITHIC 235 203
PALAEOLITHIC 8 8
POST MEDIEVAL 2707 2498
ROMAN 4733 3838
UNKNOWN 137 127
11725 10168

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
ASHM 1
BERK 53
BH 18
BM 10
BUC 10
CAM 11
CORN 25
DENO 41
DEV 2
DOR 19
DUR 7
ESS 21
FAKL 5
FASAM 0
GLO 19
HAMP 37
HESH 12
IOW 47
KENT 21
LANCUM 49
LEIC 51
LIN 11
LON 27
LVPL 50
NARC 16
NCL 0
NLM 23
NMS 133
PAS 3
PUBLIC 48
SF 50
SOM 42
SUR 52
SUSS 22
WAW 28
WILT 35
WMID 46
YORYM 60
1105

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 6585 5557
February 5140 4611
11725 10168

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 3859 3476
0 2 2
1900 1 1
1957 1 1
1985 1 1
1988 2 2
1990 35 35
1991 4 4
1994 4 4
1995 9 9
1998 21 21
2000 7 2
2001 14 7
2006 5 5
2008 9 9
2009 14 14
2010 31 31
2011 4 4
2012 71 65
2013 19 17
2014 155 148
2015 838 685
2016 4959 4223
2017 1644 1386
2018 14 14
2028 2 2
11725 10168

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 5 5
Building work 3 3
Chance find during metal detecting 261 138
Controlled archaeological investigation 458 13
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 2 2
Fieldwalking 298 257
Gardening 6 6
Metal detector 10606 9659
Other chance find 86 85
11725 10168

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 5904 4848
Coastland 22 21
Cultivated land 5524 5027
Grassland, Heathland 120 120
Open fresh water 106 104
Other 39 38
Wetlands 3 3
Woodland 7 7
11725 10168

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 897 410
4 figure reference 20 20
6 figure reference 2591 2280
8 figure reference 2660 2254
10 figure reference 5555 5202
12 figure reference 2 2
11725 10168