Statistical analysis of the database for Sunday 1st January 2017 until Monday 26th June 2017

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 37664
  • Total records: 31231

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
Alison Pollard ASHM 71 71
Lindsey BERK 67 67
Anni Byard BERK 434 379
Rod Trevaskus BERK 110 109
Michael Byard BERK 710 677
Philippa Walton BH 744 593
Richard Abdy BM 1 1
Amy BM 1 1
Andrew Brown BM 888 635
Arwen James BUC 383 351
Helen Fowler CAM 216 133
Lara Band CITIZAN 1 1
Anna Tyacke CORN 222 172
Caroline Dudley CORN 60 60
Philip Mitchell CORN 78 78
Helen Glenn DENO 225 215
Taylor Ehlers DENO 18 18
Simon Nicholson DENO 335 167
Gary Fisher DENO 26 26
Catherine Falkner DENO 11 11
Elisavet Fergadiotou DENO 4 4
Susheela Burford DENO 113 113
Alastair Willis DENO 69 39
Olivia Webster DENO 27 27
Natasha Harlow DENO 13 13
Sian Webb DENO 50 50
Anja Rohde DENO 4 4
Roumpini-Ioanna (Nina) Charami DENO 14 14
Danielle Wootton DEV 25 19
Lucy Bevan DOR 194 182
Sarah Kelman DOR 12 12
rachel mowbray DOR 13 13
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 147 141
Simon Lipscombe DUR 52 16
Ann Lipscombe DUR 40 40
benjamin westwood DUR 19 19
Marion Page DYFED 7 7
Charley Morgan ESS 18 18
Sophie Flynn ESS 214 197
John Naylor FAJN 52 7
Kevin Leahy FAKL 161 161
Sam Moorhead FASAM 136 133
Sally Worrell FASW 2 2
Spencer Gavin Smith GAT 59 57
Kurt Adams GLO 601 578
Therese Kearns HAMP 9 9
Jordan Gamble HAMP 2 2
Ailish McRedmond HAMP 4 4
Fiona Johnstone HAMP 351 291
Steven Guy-Gibbens HAMP 36 36
Katie Hinds HAMP 420 396
Helena Costas HAMP 34 34
Peter Reavill HESH 74 67
Heather Berry HESH 5 5
Emily Freeman HESH 294 294
Frank Basford IOW 567 564
Walter (Jo) Ahmet KENT 343 291
Geoff Burr KENT 20 20
Margaret Erwin KENT 87 84
vikki brereton KENT 19 19
Dot Boughton LANCUM 581 542
Geoff Cook LANCUM 23 23
Stuart Noon LANCUM 570 484
Alex Whitlock LANCUM 11 8
Wendy Scott LEIC 194 152
Lewis Batchelor LEIC 33 33
Joyce Lee LEIC 197 192
Phil Harding LEIC 18 18
Rebecca Leeman LEIC 62 13
Elisabeth Janovsky LEIC 285 282
Adam Daubney LIN 610 225
Kate Sumnall LON 14 14
Stuart Wyatt LON 325 323
Hannah White LVPL 2 2
Vanessa Oakden LVPL 433 426
Eleanore Cox NARC 523 516
Andrew Agate NCL 6 6
Martin Foreman NLM 2035 1849
Garry Crace NMS 49 45
Kiah Greenwood NMS 40 40
Jason Gibbons NMS 134 104
Andrew Rogerson NMS 3496 2467
Adrian Marsden NMS 1384 1327
Julie Shoemark NMS 852 700
Steven Ashley NMS 1229 1181
Louise Weetman NMS 1143 1113
Roger Bland PAS 243 222
Michael Lewis PAS 3 3
Robert Webley PAS 3 3
Ian Richardson PAS 5 5
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dd8e5eaab47963a379186d81a8b81e93 PUBLIC 24 24
Alexander Bliss SF 1338 1120
Anna Booth SF 1396 1154
Faye Minter SF 3 3
Julie Kennard SF 167 157
Susan Walker SOM 274 77
Elizabeth Brown SOM 31 4
Naomi Payne SOM 12 12
Sheila Hicks SOM 62 62
Laura Burnett SOM 787 233
Wil Partridge SOM 707 534
David Williams SUR 57 30
Margaret Broomfield SUR 1997 1759
Pier Paolo Soro SUSS 63 63
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 184 184
Edwin Wood SUSS 374 346
Carina Hughes WAW 54 54
Angie Bolton WAW 711 471
Richard Henry WILT 282 189
Nadia Messina WILT 346 346
Grace Clark WILT 284 284
Jane Hanbidge WILT 184 184
Helen Baker WILT 112 112
Alyson Tanner WILT 172 164
Claire Goodey WILT 42 42
Graham Bould WILT 40 40
Aimee Hinds WMID 34 32
Vic Allnatt WMID 763 298
Stephen Stewart WMID 4 4
Teresa Gilmore WMID 534 303
Susie White WREX 60 60
Denise Wilding YORYM 186 182
Gail Hitchens YORYM 83 83
Duncan Marks YORYM 285 29
Rebecca Griffiths YORYM 672 663
37664 31231

Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
ASHM 71 71
BERK 1321 1232
BH 744 593
BM 890 637
BUC 383 351
CAM 216 133
CITIZAN 1 1
CORN 360 310
DENO 796 594
DEV 84 75
DOR 366 348
DUR 111 75
DYFED 7 7
ESS 232 215
FAJN 52 7
FAKL 161 161
FASAM 136 133
FASW 2 2
GAT 59 57
GLO 601 578
HAMP 547 523
HESH 373 366
IOW 567 564
KENT 497 442
LANCUM 1185 1057
LEIC 789 690
LIN 638 253
LON 339 337
LVPL 435 428
NARC 523 516
NCL 6 6
NLM 2035 1849
NMS 8327 6977
PAS 254 233
PUBLIC 1949 1888
SF 2904 2434
SOM 1814 866
SUR 2054 1789
SUSS 621 593
SWYOR 19 3
WAW 765 525
WILT 1743 1582
WMID 1420 716
WREX 60 60
YORYM 1207 954
37664 31231

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 602 421
BYZANTINE 4 4
EARLY MEDIEVAL 1648 1419
GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL 6 6
IRON AGE 927 588
MEDIEVAL 9638 8430
MESOLITHIC 336 198
MODERN 184 175
NEOLITHIC 881 589
PALAEOLITHIC 21 21
POST MEDIEVAL 8503 7718
ROMAN 14374 11242
UNKNOWN 540 420
37664 31231

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
ASHM 1
BERK 379
BH 33
BM 13
BUC 30
CAM 31
CITIZAN 1
CORN 46
DENO 100
DEV 24
DOR 40
DUR 19
DYFED 0
ESS 54
FAJN 5
FAKL 23
FASAM 13
FASW 1
GAT 0
GLO 41
HAMP 81
HESH 24
IOW 80
KENT 63
LANCUM 126
LEIC 85
LIN 31
LON 63
LVPL 106
NARC 27
NCL 1
NLM 53
NMS 251
PAS 6
PUBLIC 93
SF 143
SOM 98
SUR 111
SUSS 48
SWYOR 3
WAW 60
WILT 91
WMID 126
WREX 10
YORYM 91
2725

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 6579 5545
February 6232 5404
March 7964 6869
April 5386 4428
May 6396 5393
June 5107 3592
37664 31231

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 10510 9282
0 4 4
1900 1 1
1955 2 2
1957 1 1
1975 1 1
1979 4 4
1980 4 4
1981 4 4
1982 6 6
1985 1 1
1988 2 2
1989 35 30
1990 43 43
1991 9 9
1992 41 41
1993 17 16
1994 25 24
1995 13 13
1997 4 4
1998 31 31
1999 11 11
2000 36 31
2001 18 11
2002 7 6
2003 12 8
2004 139 15
2005 78 6
2006 20 8
2007 60 30
2008 14 14
2009 58 43
2010 167 153
2011 44 40
2012 471 270
2013 93 89
2014 348 308
2015 2893 2251
2016 10388 8399
2017 12029 9995
2018 18 18
2028 2 2
37664 31231

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 20 20
Building work 26 9
Chance find during metal detecting 1156 530
Controlled archaeological investigation 488 21
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 8 8
Fieldwalking 1699 765
Gardening 58 38
Metal detector 33903 29625
Metal detector during controlled archaeological investigation 3 3
Other chance find 303 212
37664 31231

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 17045 13972
Coastland 145 99
Cultivated land 19372 16192
Grassland, Heathland 470 386
Open fresh water 351 348
Other 239 192
Wetlands 7 7
Woodland 37 37
37664 31231

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 1912 1155
4 figure reference 46 46
6 figure reference 9950 7510
8 figure reference 9219 7645
10 figure reference 16535 14873
12 figure reference 3 3
16 figure reference 1 1
37666 31233