Statistical analysis of the database for Monday 1st January 2007 until Monday 31st December 2007

These archives can be searched to find out what was found on a particular day of the year. We have been recording digitally since 1998.

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 79087
  • Total records: 49251

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
Paula Levick BERK 337 312
Charlotte Burrill BERK 1424 687
Kate Sutton BERK 103 103
Rod Trevaskus BERK 44 44
Don Cameron BH 27 27
Donna Watters BH 176 176
Laura Laakso BH 434 434
Julian Watters BH 1404 1363
Janina Parol BM 14 14
Eleanor Ghey BM 119 63
Ros Tyrrell BUC 219 212
Paul Manning BUC 91 91
Lynne Buckley BUC 358 358
Jennifer Moss BUC 1391 1250
Lizzie Gill CAM 44 40
Philippa Walton CAM 1147 761
Anna Tyacke CORN 363 355
Jeff Spencer CPAT 95 86
Anja Rohde DENO 500 411
Pat Tinkler DENO 361 350
Rachel Atherton DENO 496 375
Nina Corey DEV 361 140
Danielle Wootton DEV 154 142
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 359 320
Laura McLean ESS 1298 1078
Sam Moorhead FASAM 7 7
Sally Worrell FASW 1 1
Nina Steele GAT 14 13
Kurt Adams GLO 3286 404
Laura A McLean HAMP 137 122
Peter Page HAMP 1 1
Richard Henry HAMP 81 80
Lucy Shipley HAMP 158 68
Robert Webley HAMP 1204 1013
Peter Reavill HESH 2888 496
I.H. Szymanski IHS 9 9
Frank Basford IOW 1152 955
Mr Martin Miles KENT 50 50
Geoff Burr KENT 103 103
Andrew Richardson KENT 736 665
Dot Boughton LANCUM 1036 687
Sarah Milner LANCUM 55 54
Louise Matthews LANCUM 93 55
Janny Baxter LANCUM 220 208
Wendy Scott LEIC 3203 1007
Adam Daubney LIN 3052 1404
Kate Sumnall LON 520 477
Natalie McCaul LVPL 26 25
Helen Murphy LVPL 2 2
Frances McIntosh LVPL 610 570
Beth McNestrie NCL 106 106
Robert Collins NCL 562 339
Lisa Staves NLM 831 826
Mark Lodwick NMGW 2 2
Sian Williams NMGW 3861 457
Erica Darch NMS 13 13
Tim Denton NMS 191 188
Steven Carpenter NMS 33 33
Adrian Marsden NMS 80 80
Ellen Bales NMS 2402 2362
Roisin Kennedy PAS 51 51
92e83052db3e577b5a7608bf3cef33f2 PUBLIC 11064 11040
Steven Ashby RESEARCH 1638 703
James Rolfe SF 126 17
Jane Carr SF 5195 722
Jude Plouviez SF 162 145
Faye Minter SF 5582 2639
Maddy Knibb SOM 45 45
Philip Knibb SOM 26 26
Naomi Payne SOM 1756 1187
John Davey SOMDOR 273 165
David Williams SUR 1407 1249
Hannah Faux SUSS 50 50
Jeff Taylor SUSS 221 219
Laura Burnett SUSS 136 118
Trista Clifford SUSS 412 323
Timothy Locke SUSS 37 37
Liz Wilson SUSS 3803 2214
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 359 359
Chris Hall SWYOR 52 52
Amy Downes SWYOR 2046 904
Angie Bolton WAW 1389 1217
Margaret Melsom WILT 15 15
Alice Cannings WILT 114 106
Rachel Wood WILT 441 361
Katie Hinds WILT 1759 1073
Duncan WMID 60 56
Caroline Johnson WMID 462 375
Simon Holmes YORYM 165 117
Beth Echtenacher YORYM 1008 798
York Volunteer YORYM 37 36
David Evans YORYM 18 18
Barry Crump YORYM 487 330
Liz Andrews-Wilson YORYM 634 397
Eleanor (Kuei-Fan Yan) YORYM 13 13
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Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
BERK 1908 1146
BH 2041 2000
BM 23 23
BUC 2059 1911
CAM 1191 801
CORN 363 355
CPAT 95 86
DENO 1357 1136
DEV 515 282
DOR 359 320
ESS 1298 1078
FASAM 7 7
FASW 1 1
GAT 14 13
GLO 3286 404
HAMP 1581 1284
HESH 2888 496
IARCH 110 54
IHS 9 9
IOW 1152 955
KENT 889 818
LANCUM 1404 1004
LEIC 3203 1007
LIN 3052 1404
LON 520 477
LVPL 638 597
NCL 668 445
NLM 831 826
NMGW 3863 459
NMS 2719 2676
PAS 51 51
PUBLIC 11064 11040
RESEARCH 1638 703
SF 11065 3523
SOM 1827 1258
SOMDOR 273 165
SUR 1407 1249
SUSS 5018 3320
SWYOR 2098 956
WAW 1389 1217
WILT 2329 1555
WMID 522 431
YORYM 2362 1709
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Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
127 121
BRONZE AGE 1468 664
BYZANTINE 12 12
EARLY MEDIEVAL 3122 1738
GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL 20 20
IRON AGE 1935 1064
MEDIEVAL 15721 11841
MESOLITHIC 2368 765
MODERN 257 227
NEOLITHIC 3323 1076
PALAEOLITHIC 6236 114
POST MEDIEVAL 10570 9391
ROMAN 33411 21767
UNKNOWN 517 451
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Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
BERK 282
BH 146
BM 5
BUC 401
CAM 36
CORN 39
CPAT 20
DENO 156
DEV 56
DOR 38
ESS 219
FASAM 5
FASW 0
GAT 6
GLO 46
HAMP 232
HESH 86
IARCH 20
IHS 3
IOW 97
KENT 128
LANCUM 89
LEIC 120
LIN 146
LON 57
LVPL 162
NCL 94
NLM 61
NMGW 96
NMS 124
PAS 0
PUBLIC 440
RESEARCH 79
SF 151
SOM 107
SOMDOR 15
SUR 121
SUSS 245
SWYOR 153
WAW 77
WILT 111
WMID 75
YORYM 208
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Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 6452 3079
February 6021 3278
March 15540 14555
April 6114 2754
May 4820 2882
June 4757 3469
July 7105 3150
August 4980 3391
September 7506 3745
October 4638 3210
November 7636 3088
December 3518 2650
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Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 13938 3657
2 8 8
7 1 1
206 1 1
207 15 15
1007 1 1
1281 1 1
1840 24 24
1890 1 1
1900 7 7
1905 39 39
1907 1 1
1934 14 14
1935 2 2
1945 1 1
1946 1 1
1950 256 196
1952 1 1
1953 12 12
1955 1 1
1959 4 4
1960 68 40
1961 1 1
1962 2 2
1963 11 11
1964 32 15
1965 72 63
1967 1 1
1968 1 1
1969 1 1
1970 7 6
1972 13 13
1973 2 2
1974 1 1
1975 239 7
1976 77 77
1977 4 4
1978 238 213
1979 10 10
1980 221 174
1981 63 41
1982 28 28
1983 14 14
1984 3 3
1985 151 129
1986 9 9
1987 236 174
1988 69 59
1989 25 13
1990 456 456
1991 859 767
1992 393 393
1993 425 425
1994 315 315
1995 557 557
1996 81 81
1997 710 665
1998 891 891
1999 656 650
2000 653 588
2001 155 152
2002 807 798
2003 2252 1476
2004 2523 2240
2005 4382 2676
2006 12071 7177
2007 34971 23842
2008 1 1
2009 1 1
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Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 45 45
Building work 323 58
Chance find during metal detecting 3501 1406
Controlled archaeological investigation 72 26
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 53 24
Controlled archaeological investigation (topsoil stripping) 1 1
Controlled archaeological investigation (unstratified) 5 5
Fieldwalking 8386 1158
Gardening 647 212
Metal detector 63755 45179
Metal detector during controlled archaeological investigation 30 22
Other chance find 2147 999
Unknown 122 116
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Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 23595 16653
Coastland 331 233
Cultivated land 50467 29780
Grassland, Heathland 1022 742
Open fresh water 608 484
Other 2605 964
Wetlands 4 4
Woodland 455 391
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Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 5180 1950
2 figure reference 1 1
4 figure reference 2020 1341
5 figure reference 8 8
6 figure reference 33419 18587
7 figure reference 66 61
8 figure reference 18952 11443
9 figure reference 36 36
10 figure reference 19343 15762
11 figure reference 32 32
12 figure reference 29 29
13 figure reference 1 1
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