Statistical analysis of the database for Sunday 1st January 2017 until Sunday 20th August 2017

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 54757
  • Total records: 38706

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
Alison Pollard ASHM 154 154
Anni Byard BERK 578 484
Rod Trevaskus BERK 121 120
Michael Byard BERK 710 677
Lindsey BERK 87 87
Philippa Walton BH 744 593
Richard Abdy BM 1 1
Amy BM 2 2
Andrew Brown BM 1055 799
Dominic Shelley BM 244 244
Arwen James BUC 423 394
Helen Fowler CAM 658 174
Lara Band CITIZAN 1 1
Caroline Dudley CORN 76 76
Philip Mitchell CORN 78 78
Anna Tyacke CORN 281 225
Gary Fisher DENO 32 32
Catherine Falkner DENO 28 24
Elisavet Fergadiotou DENO 20 20
Katharine Waring DENO 39 39
Paul Knighton DENO 24 22
Lucy Young DENO 1 1
Sophie Mander DENO 28 28
Susheela Burford DENO 260 260
Alastair Willis DENO 87 57
Olivia Webster DENO 36 36
Natasha Harlow DENO 13 13
Sian Webb DENO 59 59
Anja Rohde DENO 4 4
Roumpini-Ioanna (Nina) Charami DENO 28 28
Helen Glenn DENO 245 235
Taylor Ehlers DENO 40 40
Simon Nicholson DENO 369 201
Danielle Wootton DEV 25 19
Sarah Kelman DOR 12 12
rachel mowbray DOR 31 31
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 304 276
Lucy Bevan DOR 249 220
Simon Lipscombe DUR 66 28
Ann Lipscombe DUR 64 64
benjamin westwood DUR 33 33
Ellen Gilbert DUR 28 28
Des Murphy DUR 9 9
Marion Page DYFED 7 7
Charley Morgan ESS 18 18
Sophie Flynn ESS 318 301
John Naylor FAJN 52 7
Kevin Leahy FAKL 192 192
Sam Moorhead FASAM 187 184
Sally Worrell FASW 2 2
Spencer Gavin Smith GAT 58 56
Kurt Adams GLO 714 686
Jordan Gamble HAMP 2 2
Ailish McRedmond HAMP 4 4
Fiona Johnstone HAMP 411 339
Steven Guy-Gibbens HAMP 38 38
Selene Frascella HAMP 74 74
Katie Hinds HAMP 575 524
Helena Costas HAMP 59 59
Therese Kearns HAMP 8 8
Henry Nead HESH 31 31
Peter Reavill HESH 240 133
Heather Berry HESH 6 6
Emily Freeman HESH 410 410
Frank Basford IOW 724 714
Walter (Jo) Ahmet KENT 501 446
Geoff Burr KENT 20 20
Margaret Erwin KENT 99 96
vikki brereton KENT 40 40
Charlotte Doble LANCUM 19 19
Geoff Cook LANCUM 23 23
Stuart Noon LANCUM 681 595
Alex Whitlock LANCUM 11 8
Dot Boughton LANCUM 678 603
Wendy Scott LEIC 229 161
Lewis Batchelor LEIC 34 34
Joyce Lee LEIC 295 290
Phil Harding LEIC 57 57
Rebecca Leeman LEIC 62 13
Elisabeth Janovsky LEIC 509 483
Adam Daubney LIN 3852 261
Kate Sumnall LON 14 14
Stuart Wyatt LON 382 380
Ben Jones LVPL 25 25
Hannah White LVPL 2 2
Vanessa Oakden LVPL 593 541
Eleanore Cox NARC 724 704
Andrew Agate NCL 10 10
Martin Foreman NLM 2351 2120
Matthew Knight NMGW 72 29
Mark Lodwick NMGW 4 4
Kiah Greenwood NMS 50 50
Claire Barker NMS 243 231
Jason Gibbons NMS 198 130
Andrew Rogerson NMS 4005 2635
Adrian Marsden NMS 1695 1619
Julie Shoemark NMS 1091 937
Steven Ashley NMS 1367 1315
Louise Weetman NMS 1143 1113
Garry Crace NMS 61 57
Roger Bland PAS 243 222
Michael Lewis PAS 3 3
Robert Webley PAS 3 3
Ian Richardson PAS 5 5
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Faye Minter SF 3 3
Julie Kennard SF 167 157
Alexander Bliss SF 1852 1485
Anna Booth SF 1725 1459
Susan Walker SOM 276 77
Elizabeth Brown SOM 31 4
Naomi Payne SOM 12 12
Sheila Hicks SOM 102 101
Laura Burnett SOM 904 340
Wil Partridge SOM 964 765
David Williams SUR 70 43
Margaret Broomfield SUR 2219 1951
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 217 217
Edwin Wood SUSS 442 413
Pier Paolo Soro SUSS 63 63
Carina Hughes WAW 58 58
Angie Bolton WAW 850 575
Grace Clark WILT 284 284
Jane Hanbidge WILT 230 230
Helen Baker WILT 158 157
Alyson Tanner WILT 189 178
Claire Goodey WILT 52 52
Graham Bould WILT 40 40
Richard Henry WILT 5088 205
Nadia Messina WILT 592 592
Stephen Stewart WMID 5 5
Teresa Gilmore WMID 703 469
Aimee Hinds WMID 44 42
Vic Allnatt WMID 856 368
Susie White WREX 85 85
Denise Wilding YORYM 213 209
Gail Hitchens YORYM 83 83
Duncan Marks YORYM 299 32
Lydia Prosser YORYM 31 31
Rebecca Griffiths YORYM 934 916
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Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
ASHM 154 154
BERK 1496 1368
BH 744 593
BM 1302 1046
BUC 423 394
CAM 658 174
CITIZAN 1 1
CORN 435 379
DENO 1033 825
DEV 185 165
DOR 596 539
DUR 200 162
DYFED 7 7
ESS 336 319
FAJN 52 7
FAKL 192 192
FASAM 187 184
FASW 2 2
GAT 58 56
GLO 714 686
HAMP 777 726
HESH 687 580
IOW 724 714
KENT 713 655
LANCUM 1412 1248
LEIC 1186 1038
LIN 4027 436
LON 396 394
LVPL 620 568
NARC 724 704
NCL 10 10
NLM 2351 2120
NMGW 76 33
NMS 9853 8087
PAS 254 233
PUBLIC 2045 1984
SF 3747 3104
SOM 2129 1153
SUR 2289 1994
SUSS 722 693
SWYOR 19 3
WAW 908 633
WILT 6974 2007
WMID 1713 983
WREX 85 85
YORYM 1541 1268
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Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 1191 560
BYZANTINE 5 5
EARLY MEDIEVAL 2035 1733
GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL 6 6
IRON AGE 1075 734
MEDIEVAL 11807 10350
MESOLITHIC 420 282
MODERN 284 240
NEOLITHIC 1182 802
PALAEOLITHIC 47 47
POST MEDIEVAL 10316 9372
ROMAN 25745 14056
UNKNOWN 644 519
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Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
ASHM 1
BERK 392
BH 33
BM 15
BUC 34
CAM 36
CITIZAN 1
CORN 51
DENO 121
DEV 43
DOR 57
DUR 36
DYFED 0
ESS 61
FAJN 5
FAKL 28
FASAM 16
FASW 1
GAT 0
GLO 50
HAMP 94
HESH 40
IOW 87
KENT 75
LANCUM 137
LEIC 95
LIN 69
LON 70
LVPL 126
NARC 31
NCL 1
NLM 60
NMGW 31
NMS 274
PAS 7
PUBLIC 108
SF 165
SOM 111
SUR 120
SUSS 57
SWYOR 3
WAW 69
WILT 98
WMID 140
WREX 19
YORYM 105
3173

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 11369 5545
February 6228 5400
March 7961 6866
April 5384 4424
May 6391 5389
June 6411 4612
July 7638 3800
August 3375 2670
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Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 13311 11834
0 32 32
1900 1 1
1946 1 1
1955 2 2
1957 1 1
1975 1 1
1977 1 1
1979 11 6
1980 5 5
1981 4 4
1982 6 6
1983 5 5
1985 2 2
1988 2 2
1989 35 30
1990 49 49
1991 9 9
1992 42 42
1993 18 17
1994 25 24
1995 19 19
1997 4 4
1998 32 32
1999 54 43
2000 38 33
2001 64 16
2002 9 8
2003 15 11
2004 199 24
2005 79 7
2006 21 9
2007 142 66
2008 20 20
2009 80 53
2010 286 232
2011 62 58
2012 485 284
2013 190 164
2014 534 484
2015 3185 2496
2016 11355 9150
2017 24301 13399
2018 18 18
2028 2 2
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Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 20 20
Building work 28 11
Chance find during metal detecting 1538 778
Controlled archaeological investigation 506 32
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 9 9
Controlled archaeological investigation (unstratified) 2 2
Fieldwalking 2184 1046
Gardening 141 67
Metal detector 49798 36452
Metal detector during controlled archaeological investigation 3 3
Other chance find 525 283
Unknown 3 3
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Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 25386 16949
Coastland 185 125
Cultivated land 27581 20292
Grassland, Heathland 757 607
Open fresh water 460 415
Other 327 260
Wetlands 9 9
Woodland 54 51
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Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 1940 1384
2 figure reference 1 1
4 figure reference 135 114
6 figure reference 12697 9607
8 figure reference 14486 8889
10 figure reference 25495 18708
12 figure reference 4 4
16 figure reference 1 1
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