Statistical analysis of the database for Sunday 1st January 2017 until Thursday 29th June 2017

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 38504
  • Total records: 32019

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
Alison Pollard ASHM 79 79
Michael Byard BERK 710 677
Lindsey BERK 69 69
Anni Byard BERK 456 401
Rod Trevaskus BERK 110 109
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
Caroline Dudley CORN 60 60
Philip Mitchell CORN 78 78
Anna Tyacke CORN 237 187
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
Helen Glenn DENO 245 235
Taylor Ehlers DENO 31 31
Simon Nicholson DENO 335 167
Gary Fisher DENO 26 26
Catherine Falkner DENO 17 17
Elisavet Fergadiotou DENO 14 14
Susheela Burford DENO 122 122
Alastair Willis DENO 73 43
Danielle Wootton DEV 25 19
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 153 147
Lucy Bevan DOR 194 182
Sarah Kelman DOR 12 12
rachel mowbray DOR 13 13
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 231 214
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 629 606
Katie Hinds HAMP 434 410
Helena Costas HAMP 34 34
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
Selene Frascella HAMP 6 6
Heather Berry HESH 6 6
Peter Reavill HESH 75 68
Frank Basford IOW 580 577
vikki brereton KENT 19 19
Walter (Jo) Ahmet KENT 360 306
Geoff Burr KENT 20 20
Margaret Erwin KENT 86 83
Alex Whitlock LANCUM 11 8
Dot Boughton LANCUM 582 543
Geoff Cook LANCUM 23 23
Stuart Noon LANCUM 588 502
Wendy Scott LEIC 215 153
Lewis Batchelor LEIC 33 33
Joyce Lee LEIC 214 209
Phil Harding LEIC 18 18
Rebecca Leeman LEIC 62 13
Elisabeth Janovsky LEIC 297 293
Adam Daubney LIN 620 228
Stuart Wyatt LON 334 332
Kate Sumnall LON 14 14
Hannah White LVPL 2 2
Vanessa Oakden LVPL 439 432
Eleanore Cox NARC 539 532
Andrew Agate NCL 6 6
Martin Foreman NLM 2095 1908
Andrew Rogerson NMS 3598 2552
Adrian Marsden NMS 1451 1391
Julie Shoemark NMS 872 720
Steven Ashley NMS 1267 1218
Louise Weetman NMS 1143 1113
Garry Crace NMS 49 45
Kiah Greenwood NMS 50 50
Jason Gibbons NMS 145 115
Robert Webley PAS 3 3
Ian Richardson PAS 5 5
Roger Bland PAS 243 222
Michael Lewis PAS 3 3
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543a6a7b8ec5cfff9eed754bc1efc5fe PUBLIC 6 6
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07395a1595f12f8c75506ed3376d615f PUBLIC 18 18
Julie Kennard SF 167 157
Alexander Bliss SF 1389 1171
Anna Booth SF 1396 1154
Faye Minter SF 3 3
Sheila Hicks SOM 62 62
Laura Burnett SOM 787 233
Wil Partridge SOM 731 558
Susan Walker SOM 274 77
Elizabeth Brown SOM 31 4
Naomi Payne SOM 12 12
Margaret Broomfield SUR 1997 1759
David Williams SUR 60 33
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 199 199
Edwin Wood SUSS 394 366
Pier Paolo Soro SUSS 63 63
Angie Bolton WAW 722 482
Emily Freeman WAW 298 298
Carina Hughes WAW 54 54
Graham Bould WILT 40 40
Richard Henry WILT 282 189
Nadia Messina WILT 383 383
Grace Clark WILT 284 284
Jane Hanbidge WILT 184 184
Helen Baker WILT 119 119
Alyson Tanner WILT 175 167
Claire Goodey WILT 42 42
Aimee Hinds WMID 39 37
Vic Allnatt WMID 766 301
Stephen Stewart WMID 4 4
Teresa Gilmore WMID 553 322
Susie White WREX 60 60
Rebecca Griffiths YORYM 672 663
Denise Wilding YORYM 186 182
Gail Hitchens YORYM 83 83
Duncan Marks YORYM 285 29
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Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
ASHM 79 79
BERK 1345 1256
BH 744 593
BM 890 637
BUC 383 351
CAM 216 133
CITIZAN 1 1
CORN 375 325
DENO 829 627
DEV 94 85
DOR 372 354
DUR 111 75
DYFED 7 7
ESS 249 232
FAJN 52 7
FAKL 161 161
FASAM 136 133
FASW 2 2
GAT 59 57
GLO 629 606
HAMP 567 543
HESH 81 74
IOW 580 577
KENT 513 456
LANCUM 1204 1076
LEIC 839 719
LIN 657 265
LON 348 346
LVPL 441 434
NARC 539 532
NCL 6 6
NLM 2095 1908
NMS 8575 7204
PAS 254 233
PUBLIC 1958 1897
SF 2955 2485
SOM 1828 880
SUR 2057 1792
SUSS 656 628
SWYOR 19 3
WAW 1074 834
WILT 1790 1629
WMID 1467 763
WREX 60 60
YORYM 1207 954
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Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 613 432
BYZANTINE 4 4
EARLY MEDIEVAL 1678 1448
GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL 6 6
IRON AGE 937 598
MEDIEVAL 9875 8649
MESOLITHIC 342 204
MODERN 188 179
NEOLITHIC 902 610
PALAEOLITHIC 22 22
POST MEDIEVAL 8702 7914
ROMAN 14678 11517
UNKNOWN 557 436
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Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
ASHM 1
BERK 383
BH 33
BM 13
BUC 30
CAM 31
CITIZAN 1
CORN 46
DENO 103
DEV 26
DOR 41
DUR 19
DYFED 0
ESS 55
FAJN 5
FAKL 23
FASAM 13
FASW 1
GAT 0
GLO 41
HAMP 82
HESH 14
IOW 80
KENT 65
LANCUM 129
LEIC 86
LIN 36
LON 65
LVPL 108
NARC 28
NCL 1
NLM 55
NMS 253
PAS 6
PUBLIC 93
SF 146
SOM 98
SUR 111
SUSS 49
SWYOR 3
WAW 73
WILT 92
WMID 126
WREX 10
YORYM 91
2765

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 6579 5545
February 6232 5404
March 7964 6869
April 5386 4428
May 6396 5393
June 5947 4380
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Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 10743 9493
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 32 32
1999 11 11
2000 36 31
2001 18 11
2002 8 7
2003 12 8
2004 140 16
2005 78 6
2006 20 8
2007 60 30
2008 15 15
2009 59 44
2010 250 226
2011 53 49
2012 476 275
2013 120 115
2014 353 313
2015 2922 2280
2016 10452 8463
2017 12409 10356
2018 18 18
2028 2 2
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Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 20 20
Building work 26 9
Chance find during metal detecting 1170 544
Controlled archaeological investigation 488 21
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 8 8
Fieldwalking 1711 777
Gardening 62 42
Metal detector 34713 30383
Metal detector during controlled archaeological investigation 3 3
Other chance find 303 212
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Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 17509 14392
Coastland 145 99
Cultivated land 19733 16545
Grassland, Heathland 473 389
Open fresh water 357 354
Other 244 197
Wetlands 7 7
Woodland 38 38
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Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 1968 1211
2 figure reference 1 1
4 figure reference 64 64
6 figure reference 10139 7668
8 figure reference 9447 7856
10 figure reference 16883 15217
12 figure reference 3 3
16 figure reference 1 1
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