Statistical analysis of the database for Sunday 1st January 2017 until Monday 11th December 2017

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 77406
  • Total records: 56021

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
Dr Alison Pollard ASHM 280 280
Michael Byard BERK 1050 1011
Lindsey BERK 132 132
Anni Byard BERK 781 648
Rod Trevaskus BERK 154 134
Philippa Walton BH 744 593
Dominic Shelley BM 250 250
Richard Abdy BM 1 1
Amy BM 2 2
Andrew Brown BM 1175 914
Helen Wickenden BUC 8 8
Arwen James BUC 690 560
Helen Fowler CAM 746 259
Lara Band CITIZAN 1 1
Caroline Dudley CORN 123 123
Philip Mitchell CORN 78 78
Anna Tyacke CORN 512 355
Philip Hughes DENO 2 2
Meghan King DENO 5 5
Alastair Willis DENO 156 126
Olivia Webster DENO 36 36
Natasha Harlow DENO 13 13
Sian Webb DENO 74 74
Anja Rohde DENO 4 4
Roumpini-Ioanna (Nina) Charami DENO 39 39
Helen Glenn DENO 256 246
Taylor Ehlers DENO 39 39
Simon Nicholson DENO 428 260
Gary Fisher DENO 48 48
Catherine Falkner DENO 445 102
Elisavet Fergadiotou DENO 27 27
Katharine Waring DENO 71 71
Paul Knighton DENO 27 25
Lucy Young DENO 1 1
Sophie Mander DENO 42 42
Susheela Burford DENO 782 714
Danielle Wootton DEV 25 19
Leah Moradi DEV 19 19
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 485 443
Lucy Bevan DOR 403 318
Sarah Kelman DOR 23 23
rachel mowbray DOR 32 32
Rebecca Mansfield DUR 12 12
Simon Lipscombe DUR 91 53
Ann Lipscombe DUR 104 104
benjamin westwood DUR 40 40
Ellen Gilbert DUR 28 28
Des Murphy DUR 103 103
Marion Page DYFED 11 11
Paulette Clifton ESS 4 4
Charley Morgan ESS 18 18
Sophie Flynn ESS 497 475
John Naylor FAJN 53 8
Kevin Leahy FAKL 192 192
Sam Moorhead FASAM 283 280
Sally Worrell FASW 2 2
Spencer Gavin Smith GAT 70 68
Kurt Adams GLO 2434 935
James Fautley HAMP 5 4
Katie Hinds HAMP 804 712
Helena Costas HAMP 386 373
Therese Kearns HAMP 8 8
Jordan Gamble HAMP 7 7
Ailish McRedmond HAMP 4 4
Fiona Johnstone HAMP 516 430
Steven Guy-Gibbens HAMP 48 47
Selene Frascella HAMP 126 119
Heather Berry HESH 6 6
Henry Nead HESH 31 31
Peter Reavill HESH 599 250
Frank Basford IOW 1132 1097
Henry Weeds KENT 5 5
vikki brereton KENT 80 80
Walter (Jo) Ahmet KENT 879 780
Geoff Burr KENT 37 37
Margaret Erwin KENT 133 127
Geoff Cook LANCUM 23 23
Stuart Noon LANCUM 817 702
Alex Whitlock LANCUM 130 125
Dot Boughton LANCUM 787 704
Charlotte Doble LANCUM 57 57
Alys Rouncefield LANCUM 124 124
Elisabeth Janovsky LEIC 715 671
Wendy Scott LEIC 315 226
Lewis Batchelor LEIC 38 38
Joyce Lee LEIC 474 404
Phil Harding LEIC 96 96
Rebecca Leeman LEIC 62 13
Adam Daubney LIN 4024 339
Stuart Wyatt LON 569 548
Kate Sumnall LON 286 17
Zoe McAveeney LVPL 3 3
Alex LVPL 57 57
Hannah White LVPL 2 2
Vanessa Oakden LVPL 933 816
Ben Jones LVPL 58 58
Maxine Bailey LVPL 17 17
Eleanore Cox NARC 1137 1104
Andrew Agate NCL 114 13
Martin Foreman NLM 3674 3356
Matthew Knight NMGW 80 36
Mark Lodwick NMGW 5 5
Jason Gibbons NMS 505 178
Andrew Rogerson NMS 5123 3173
Adrian Marsden NMS 2297 2195
Julie Shoemark NMS 1379 1199
Steven Ashley NMS 1811 1748
Louise Weetman NMS 1143 1113
Garry Crace NMS 113 108
Kiah Greenwood NMS 50 50
Claire Barker NMS 645 629
Robert Webley PAS 3 3
Ian Richardson PAS 6 6
Roger Bland PAS 243 222
Michael Lewis PAS 3 3
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Riccardo Caravello SF 199 199
Julie Kennard SF 299 289
Alexander Bliss SF 2811 2302
Anna Booth SF 2261 1943
Faye Minter SF 84 80
Nonn Bound SOM 17 17
Elizabeth Brown SOM 31 4
Naomi Payne SOM 12 12
Sheila Hicks SOM 151 150
Laura Burnett SOM 1339 491
Wil Partridge SOM 1435 1171
Susan Walker SOM 307 77
Margaret Broomfield SUR 3056 2671
David Williams SUR 83 56
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 278 278
Edwin Wood SUSS 663 596
Pier Paolo Soro SUSS 63 63
Amy Potts SUSS 58 58
Jack Coulthard SWYOR 62 62
Amy Downes SWYOR 142 118
Angie Bolton WAW 1149 841
Emily Freeman WAW 646 646
Carina Hughes WAW 71 71
marcia hilliard WILT 7 7
Nick Aves WILT 11 11
Nina Dierks WILT 160 160
Graham Bould WILT 40 40
Richard Henry WILT 5163 270
Nadia Messina WILT 650 648
Grace Clark WILT 284 284
Jane Hanbidge WILT 315 315
Helen Baker WILT 217 216
Alyson Tanner WILT 290 279
Claire Goodey WILT 71 71
Cristina Sanna WILT 9 9
Aimee Hinds WMID 67 65
Vic Allnatt WMID 1000 486
Stephen Stewart WMID 60 60
Teresa Gilmore WMID 837 584
Susie White WREX 162 162
Rebecca Griffiths YORYM 1304 1259
Denise Wilding YORYM 266 262
Gail Hitchens YORYM 133 133
Lydia Prosser YORYM 202 201
Duncan Marks YORYM 300 37
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Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
ASHM 280 280
BERK 2117 1925
BH 744 593
BM 1428 1167
BUC 803 673
CAM 746 259
CITIZAN 1 1
CORN 713 556
DENO 1682 1135
DEV 505 428
DOR 943 816
DUR 378 340
DYFED 11 11
ESS 519 497
FAJN 53 8
FAKL 192 192
FASAM 283 280
FASW 2 2
GAT 70 68
GLO 2434 935
HAMP 1193 1089
HESH 636 287
IOW 1132 1097
KENT 1294 1179
LANCUM 1938 1735
LEIC 1700 1448
LIN 4721 968
LON 855 565
LVPL 1070 953
NARC 1137 1104
NCL 114 13
NLM 3674 3356
NMGW 85 41
NMS 13064 10391
PAS 255 234
PUBLIC 3765 3558
SF 5654 4813
SOM 2831 1532
SUR 3139 2727
SUSS 1063 996
SWYOR 223 183
WAW 1866 1558
WILT 7665 2672
WMID 2080 1305
WREX 162 162
YORYM 2186 1889
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Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 1487 812
BYZANTINE 6 6
EARLY MEDIEVAL 2906 2545
GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL 18 17
IRON AGE 1528 1095
MEDIEVAL 16744 14936
MESOLITHIC 649 414
MODERN 423 356
NEOLITHIC 1926 1124
PALAEOLITHIC 89 81
POST MEDIEVAL 15070 13426
ROMAN 35505 20363
UNKNOWN 1055 846
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Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
ASHM 1
BERK 575
BH 33
BM 22
BUC 45
CAM 52
CITIZAN 1
CORN 68
DENO 141
DEV 97
DOR 76
DUR 56
DYFED 1
ESS 87
FAJN 6
FAKL 28
FASAM 22
FASW 1
GAT 0
GLO 62
HAMP 154
HESH 49
IOW 103
KENT 141
LANCUM 163
LEIC 112
LIN 92
LON 96
LVPL 157
NARC 40
NCL 4
NLM 74
NMGW 39
NMS 327
PAS 8
PUBLIC 151
SF 207
SOM 137
SUR 155
SUSS 80
SWYOR 46
WAW 102
WILT 112
WMID 172
WREX 38
YORYM 135
4268

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 11368 5544
February 6276 5400
March 7958 6862
April 5392 4423
May 6398 5384
June 6475 4605
July 7646 3795
August 5148 4077
September 6232 4401
October 6094 5098
November 7014 5214
December 1405 1218
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Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 20646 17878
0 39 39
1900 1 1
1930 1 1
1946 1 1
1950 7 6
1955 2 2
1957 1 1
1961 1 1
1962 1 1
1969 1 1
1975 1 1
1976 1 1
1977 3 3
1979 11 6
1980 84 15
1981 4 4
1982 6 6
1983 5 5
1985 24 9
1988 2 2
1989 35 30
1990 56 56
1991 10 10
1992 46 46
1993 18 17
1994 26 25
1995 198 196
1996 4 4
1997 11 11
1998 33 33
1999 54 43
2000 38 33
2001 67 19
2002 10 9
2003 19 15
2004 199 24
2005 82 10
2006 24 12
2007 160 84
2008 26 26
2009 93 66
2010 313 259
2011 94 90
2012 620 419
2013 247 221
2014 635 585
2015 4019 2977
2016 13090 10769
2017 36315 21926
2018 20 20
2028 2 2
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Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 25 23
Building work 38 16
Chance find during metal detecting 2494 1163
Controlled archaeological investigation 969 54
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 9 9
Controlled archaeological investigation (topsoil stripping) 2 2
Controlled archaeological investigation (unstratified) 4 4
Fieldwalking 3081 1523
Gardening 475 120
Metal detector 69309 52695
Metal detector during controlled archaeological investigation 9 8
Other chance find 986 399
Unknown 5 5
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Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 32053 22669
Coastland 288 201
Cultivated land 42284 31232
Grassland, Heathland 1048 877
Open fresh water 914 592
Other 703 378
Wetlands 11 11
Woodland 107 63
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Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 2772 1972
2 figure reference 1 1
4 figure reference 846 682
6 figure reference 18451 14261
8 figure reference 17627 11654
10 figure reference 37695 27437
12 figure reference 15 15
16 figure reference 1 1
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