Statistical analysis of the database for Sunday 1st January 2017 until Saturday 25th March 2017

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 19250
  • Total records: 16430

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
Alison Pollard ASHM 16 16
Michael Byard BERK 505 496
Lindsey BERK 51 51
Anni Byard BERK 182 167
Rod Trevaskus BERK 56 56
Philippa Walton BH 707 560
Richard Abdy BM 1 1
Andrew Brown BM 422 407
Arwen James BUC 230 215
Helen Fowler CAM 61 61
Caroline Dudley CORN 14 14
Philip Mitchell CORN 63 63
Anna Tyacke CORN 88 86
Alastair Willis DENO 10 10
Olivia Webster DENO 8 8
Natasha Harlow DENO 9 9
Sian Webb DENO 20 20
Anja Rohde DENO 4 4
Roumpini-Ioanna (Nina) Charami DENO 4 4
Helen Glenn DENO 139 135
Simon Nicholson DENO 201 75
Susheela Burford DENO 93 93
Danielle Wootton DEV 25 19
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 105 100
Lucy Bevan DOR 88 79
Sarah Kelman DOR 6 6
rachel mowbray DOR 4 4
benjamin westwood DUR 13 13
Sophie Flynn ESS 86 80
John Naylor FAJN 3 3
Kevin Leahy FAKL 50 50
Sam Moorhead FASAM 8 8
Spencer Gavin Smith GAT 3 3
Kurt Adams GLO 360 337
Katie Hinds HAMP 259 254
Helena Costas HAMP 5 5
Fiona Johnstone HAMP 234 231
Steven Guy-Gibbens HAMP 21 21
Heather Berry HESH 5 5
Emily Freeman HESH 162 162
Peter Reavill HESH 39 39
Frank Basford IOW 256 255
vikki brereton KENT 8 8
Walter (Jo) Ahmet KENT 156 149
Margaret Erwin KENT 51 49
Alex Whitlock LANCUM 10 7
Dot Boughton LANCUM 301 296
Geoff Cook LANCUM 22 22
Stuart Noon LANCUM 274 237
Elisabeth Janovsky LEIC 200 198
Wendy Scott LEIC 150 126
Lewis Batchelor LEIC 20 20
Joyce Lee LEIC 89 84
Phil Harding LEIC 18 18
Rebecca Leeman LEIC 62 13
Adam Daubney LIN 336 82
Stuart Wyatt LON 176 172
Kate Sumnall LON 8 8
Hannah White LVPL 2 2
Vanessa Oakden LVPL 210 207
Eleanore Cox NARC 307 301
Andrew Agate NCL 4 4
Martin Foreman NLM 953 864
Jason Gibbons NMS 48 37
Andrew Rogerson NMS 1609 1187
Adrian Marsden NMS 819 777
Julie Shoemark NMS 391 340
Steven Ashley NMS 653 622
Louise Weetman NMS 628 621
Garry Crace NMS 23 19
Robert Webley PAS 3 3
Ian Richardson PAS 2 2
Roger Bland PAS 243 222
Michael Lewis PAS 3 3
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807b834bbd125db5cc54e47916a3a5dc PUBLIC 2 2
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8cb6a970fa8979fb33760669b0af515e PUBLIC 2 2
7518376a7af183e2c5321deb4ad2c66d PUBLIC 145 145
25f22bc364d637bf4f1bb7e84aa1570f PUBLIC 2 2
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a2d0481c8f0998b544af85f75005b166 PUBLIC 13 13
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6adf5fb0b53668a5a7b02ac67543dcc9 PUBLIC 3 3
0eb7b1e6ac3c145081a7b203a55eab1d PUBLIC 11 11
7e070ee3c175c7aa462c9c4fd6214f1c PUBLIC 2 2
14e72ce7310eab30f3ad9659d3238b42 PUBLIC 6 6
b56e8a5dd9d2205f886a399017dcbfbe PUBLIC 160 147
Alexander Bliss SF 590 502
Anna Booth SF 556 549
Elizabeth Brown SOM 31 4
Naomi Payne SOM 12 12
Sheila Hicks SOM 38 38
Laura Burnett SOM 516 110
Wil Partridge SOM 295 247
Susan Walker SOM 52 52
Margaret Broomfield SUR 1088 917
David Williams SUR 29 17
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 125 125
Edwin Wood SUSS 141 129
Angie Bolton WAW 228 215
Carina Hughes WAW 54 54
Graham Bould WILT 22 22
Richard Henry WILT 27 27
Grace Clark WILT 234 234
Jane Hanbidge WILT 93 93
Helen Baker WILT 51 51
Alyson Tanner WILT 100 92
Claire Goodey WILT 32 32
Vic Allnatt WMID 621 168
Teresa Gilmore WMID 147 133
Rebecca Griffiths YORYM 424 423
Denise Wilding YORYM 154 150
Gail Hitchens YORYM 66 66
Duncan Marks YORYM 52 8
19250 16430

Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
ASHM 16 16
BERK 794 770
BH 707 560
BM 423 408
BUC 230 215
CAM 61 61
CORN 165 163
DENO 477 347
DEV 25 19
DOR 203 189
DUR 13 13
ESS 86 80
FAJN 3 3
FAKL 50 50
FASAM 8 8
GAT 3 3
GLO 360 337
HAMP 349 344
HESH 206 206
IOW 256 255
KENT 215 206
LANCUM 607 562
LEIC 539 459
LIN 336 82
LON 184 180
LVPL 212 209
NARC 307 301
NCL 4 4
NLM 953 864
NMS 4171 3603
PAS 251 230
PUBLIC 1088 1046
SF 1146 1051
SOM 944 463
SUR 1117 934
SUSS 266 254
SWYOR 17 1
WAW 282 269
WILT 729 718
WMID 768 301
YORYM 679 646
19250 16430

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 253 187
BYZANTINE 1 1
EARLY MEDIEVAL 767 694
GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL 1 1
IRON AGE 580 302
MEDIEVAL 4809 4335
MESOLITHIC 185 118
MODERN 102 98
NEOLITHIC 345 303
PALAEOLITHIC 12 12
POST MEDIEVAL 4461 4031
ROMAN 7505 6135
UNKNOWN 229 213
19250 16430

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
ASHM 1
BERK 301
BH 29
BM 11
BUC 19
CAM 14
CORN 31
DENO 69
DEV 5
DOR 25
DUR 10
ESS 28
FAJN 3
FAKL 10
FASAM 3
GAT 0
GLO 25
HAMP 57
HESH 16
IOW 49
KENT 32
LANCUM 72
LEIC 58
LIN 14
LON 40
LVPL 68
NARC 17
NCL 0
NLM 34
NMS 162
PAS 4
PUBLIC 68
SF 79
SOM 62
SUR 80
SUSS 27
SWYOR 1
WAW 43
WILT 56
WMID 58
YORYM 69
1750

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 6582 5554
February 6217 5408
March 6451 5468
19250 16430

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 5562 5057
0 6 6
1900 1 1
1957 1 1
1980 1 1
1982 6 6
1985 1 1
1988 2 2
1989 1 1
1990 35 35
1991 4 4
1994 7 7
1995 11 11
1997 3 3
1998 24 24
2000 9 4
2001 15 8
2002 1 1
2003 5 1
2006 5 5
2007 5 5
2008 9 9
2009 15 15
2010 38 38
2011 30 26
2012 163 152
2013 60 58
2014 176 169
2015 1617 1340
2016 7485 6212
2017 3936 3211
2018 14 14
2028 2 2
19250 16430

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 10 10
Building work 22 5
Chance find during metal detecting 646 267
Controlled archaeological investigation 463 16
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 2 2
Fieldwalking 814 414
Gardening 38 19
Metal detector 17133 15576
Metal detector during controlled archaeological investigation 3 3
Other chance find 119 118
19250 16430

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 8845 7359
Coastland 68 63
Cultivated land 9823 8537
Grassland, Heathland 192 188
Open fresh water 194 192
Other 110 73
Wetlands 3 3
Woodland 15 15
19250 16430

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 1163 682
4 figure reference 30 30
6 figure reference 4649 3673
8 figure reference 4657 3965
10 figure reference 8742 8071
12 figure reference 8 8
16 figure reference 1 1
19250 16430