Statistical analysis of the database for Sunday 1st January 2012 until Monday 31st December 2012

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 80637
  • Total records: 56967

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
5 5
Sam Rowe 427 427
Chris Edbury BERK 988 265
Michael Byard BERK 482 482
Anni Byard BERK 1007 762
Julian Watters BH 1800 1608
Philippa Walton BH 1963 1718
Stephanie Smith BM 248 224
Alex BM 63 63
Jason Lundock BM 383 380
Janina Parol BM 40 40
Dr Richard Kelleher BM 1 1
Helen Hyre BUC 442 410
Jennifer Moss BUC 840 625
Ros Tyrrell BUC 37 33
Helen Fowler CAM 730 706
Eloise Markwick CAM 92 90
Laura Schenck CAM 70 70
Anna Tyacke CORN 692 568
Jeff Spencer CPAT 2 2
Abi McCullough CPAT 136 136
Sam Dixon DENO 90 90
Patricia Davidson DENO 34 24
Charlotte Burrill DENO 597 441
Danielle Wootton DEV 402 297
Nina Corey DEV 15 15
Alice Lowson DEV 2 1
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 622 430
Lauren Proctor DUR 50 50
Marion Page DYFED 23 23
Sam Matthews ESS 119 115
Katie Marsden ESS 55 51
Laura McLean ESS 500 423
John Naylor FAJN 1 1
Kevin Leahy FAKL 434 434
Sam Moorhead FASAM 113 113
Spencer Gavin Smith GAT 9 9
Kurt Adams GLO 2449 993
Benedict GLO 191 191
Emma Whitcombe GLO 40 20
Ellie Vandyk HAMP 299 288
Jennie Hughes HAMP 11 11
Peter Page HAMP 2 2
Robert Webley HAMP 883 755
Sarah Deacon HESH 221 72
Peter Reavill HESH 866 694
Frank Basford IOW 1887 1707
Andrew Richardson KENT 1 1
Katie Donoghue KENT 10 10
Storm Medcalf KENT 10 10
Margaret Erwin KENT 25 25
Braena KENT 44 44
Karen Dunford KENT 1259 156
Geoff Burr KENT 85 85
Elissia Burrows KENT 39 39
Jen Jackson KENT 668 431
Justine Biddle LANCUM 3563 2650
Paul Hickman LANCUM 6 6
Stuart Noon LANCUM 183 183
Dot Boughton LANCUM 1243 569
Alex Whitlock LANCUM 533 420
Carl Savage LANCUM 96 95
Phil Harding LEIC 91 91
Rebecca Czechowicz LEIC 165 150
Wendy Scott LEIC 648 493
Michaela LEIC 131 129
Leicvol LEIC 458 396
James Kirton LEIC 40 40
Giulia Chakkalakal LEIC 4 4
Chan Allen LIN 62 54
A. Vallee LIN 182 177
Becky Sanderson LIN 135 130
Adam Daubney LIN 1623 1463
Kate Sumnall LON 347 326
Kath Creed LON 496 287
Vanessa Oakden LVPL 1076 1049
Julie Cassidy NARC 1201 1158
Robert Collins NCL 991 674
Lucy Cummings NCL 98 86
Erin Slack NCL 41 31
Helen Geake NFAHG 1 1
Martin Foreman NLM 3413 2608
Mark Lodwick NMGW 12 7
Erica Darch NMS 753 358
Andrew Rogerson NMS 1462 965
Steven Ashley NMS 716 714
Adrian Marsden NMS 3631 3372
Mary Chester-Kadwell NMS 489 418
Michael Lewis PAS 3 3
Lucy Ellis PAS 391 380
Hilary Orange PAS 22 9
Rebecca Dobson PAS 11 11
Emma Morris PAS 781 674
Caroline Barton PAS 6 6
Ian Richardson PAS 5030 14
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Faye Minter SF 100 48
Jane Carr SF 319 255
Andrew Brown SF 3354 2312
Alice Forward SOM 194 182
Carly West SOM 140 22
Georgia Goldsmith SOM 28 28
Laura Burnett SOM 1705 1240
Daria SOM 8 8
Margaret Broomfield SUR 796 735
David Williams SUR 2305 1777
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 260 258
Toby SUSS 164 149
Garry Crace SUSS 390 343
Amy Downes SWYOR 1982 1136
Jack Coulthard SWYOR 603 477
Lucy Moore SWYOR 10 10
carole bloom SWYOR 372 318
Mary Blevins SWYOR 205 196
Emily WAW 33 33
Angie Bolton WAW 616 583
Richard Henry WAW 2187 1914
Rebecca Venn WILT 4 4
Graham Bould WILT 5 5
Katie Hinds WILT 3332 1073
Claire Goodey WILT 224 221
Teresa Gilmore WMID 952 714
Tom Brindle WMID 797 420
Andrew Woods YORYM 129 129
Ellie Cox YORYM 686 547
Rebecca Griffiths YORYM 2257 1956
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Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
432 432
BERK 2477 1509
BH 3763 3326
BM 751 724
BUC 1319 1068
CAM 812 788
CORN 692 568
CPAT 138 138
DENO 721 555
DEV 419 313
DOR 622 430
DUR 50 50
DYFED 23 23
ESS 669 584
FAJN 1 1
FAKL 434 434
FASAM 113 113
GAT 9 9
GLO 2680 1204
HAMP 1857 1700
HESH 1087 766
IOW 1887 1707
KENT 2141 801
LANCUM 5624 3923
LEIC 1537 1303
LIN 2002 1824
LON 843 613
LVPL 1076 1049
NARC 1201 1158
NCL 1131 792
NFAHG 1 1
NLM 3413 2608
NMGW 12 7
NMS 7379 6136
PAS 5899 763
PUBLIC 3807 2972
SF 3773 2615
SOM 2075 1480
SUR 3224 2635
SUSS 743 687
SWYOR 3310 2200
WAW 1324 1227
WILT 4454 1999
WMID 1778 1163
YORYM 2934 2569
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Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 1447 856
BYZANTINE 8 8
EARLY MEDIEVAL 2387 1923
GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL 27 27
IRON AGE 2058 921
MEDIEVAL 15722 14042
MESOLITHIC 1148 601
MODERN 940 622
NEOLITHIC 3974 2180
PALAEOLITHIC 42 37
POST MEDIEVAL 15579 12748
ROMAN 35321 21791
UNKNOWN 1984 1211
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Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
57
BERK 361
BH 124
BM 75
BUC 81
CAM 84
CORN 53
CPAT 34
DENO 71
DEV 43
DOR 60
DUR 16
DYFED 5
ESS 80
FAJN 0
FAKL 8
FASAM 14
GAT 1
GLO 61
HAMP 130
HESH 71
IOW 115
KENT 142
LANCUM 182
LEIC 100
LIN 119
LON 110
LVPL 175
NARC 68
NCL 82
NFAHG 1
NLM 93
NMGW 6
NMS 269
PAS 119
PUBLIC 58
SF 132
SOM 133
SUR 299
SUSS 96
SWYOR 218
WAW 95
WILT 182
WMID 147
YORYM 207
4577

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 7801 6537
February 7996 5702
March 5710 4754
April 5114 4329
May 6340 4830
June 12281 4620
July 4807 4000
August 6954 4162
September 5889 3808
October 6370 4683
November 6631 5603
December 4744 3939
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Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 19479 14407
1930 1 1
1932 1 1
1935 1 1
1936 1 1
1950 1 1
1955 1 1
1957 1 1
1960 3 3
1962 1 1
1964 1 1
1965 43 43
1970 4 4
1972 2 2
1975 1 1
1976 1 1
1977 153 153
1978 2 2
1979 40 40
1980 51 51
1982 6 6
1983 1 1
1984 2 2
1985 10 10
1986 5 5
1987 7 7
1988 2 2
1989 1 1
1990 56 56
1991 7 7
1992 5 5
1993 10 10
1994 7 7
1995 32 32
1996 3 3
1997 12 12
1998 6 6
1999 9 9
2000 175 156
2001 14 14
2002 85 85
2003 6081 133
2004 931 766
2005 391 260
2006 304 289
2007 576 379
2008 620 550
2009 869 749
2010 4207 2087
2011 16910 13900
2012 29490 22687
2013 4 4
2027 11 11
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Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 134 91
Building work 33 16
Chance find during metal detecting 2781 1264
Controlled archaeological investigation 181 48
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 280 38
Controlled archaeological investigation (topsoil stripping) 3 3
Controlled archaeological investigation (unstratified) 31 31
Fieldwalking 4639 2047
Gardening 408 226
Metal detector 70496 52217
Metal detector during controlled archaeological investigation 215 196
Other chance find 1397 751
Unknown 39 39
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Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 26478 16735
Coastland 301 192
Cultivated land 50028 37632
Grassland, Heathland 2002 1286
Open fresh water 589 535
Other 1164 518
Wetlands 6 6
Woodland 69 63
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Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 9509 2260
0 figure reference 1 1
2 figure reference 2 2
4 figure reference 989 848
6 figure reference 24433 18434
8 figure reference 24434 18331
10 figure reference 21214 17038
12 figure reference 50 48
14 figure reference 5 5
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