Statistical analysis of the database for Monday 1st January 2018 until Monday 31st December 2018

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Quantities of objects and records found

  • Total objects recorded: 60996
  • Total records: 44747

Quantities recorded per Officer and assistants

Fullname Institution Objects Records
Dr Alison Pollard ASHM 960 405
Rod Trevaskus BERK 168 168
Lindsey BERK 215 200
Matthew Fittock BH 747 665
Philippa Walton BH 1162 957
Andrew Brown BM 553 503
Amy BM 2 2
Daria Kwarta BM 9 9
Dominic Shelley BM 169 121
Stephen Moon BM 1 1
Helen Wickenden BUC 55 55
Arwen Wood BUC 856 747
Helena Costas BUC 173 173
Helen Fowler CAM 306 269
Anna Tyacke CORN 271 202
Caroline Dudley CORN 100 100
Sian Webb DENO 10 10
Anja Rohde DENO 2 2
Roumpini-Ioanna (Nina) Charami DENO 18 18
Beatrice Wallbank DENO 28 21
Gary Fisher DENO 9 9
Natasha Harlow DENO 26 26
Phil Hughes DENO 163 163
Simon Nicholson DENO 207 189
Catherine Falkner DENO 246 210
Alastair Willis DENO 319 58
Meghan King DENO 104 73
Andy Robinson DEV 19 19
Lucy Shipley DEV 13 12
Leah Moradi DEV 88 84
rachel mowbray DOR 80 80
Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen DOR 395 336
Sarah Kelman DOR 122 117
Lucy Bevan DOR 362 330
Simon Lipscombe DUR 137 50
Rebecca Mansfield DUR 44 44
Ann Lipscombe DUR 92 85
benjamin westwood DUR 15 15
Des Murphy DUR 272 269
Natasha Gravatt DUR 6 6
Marion Page DYFED 1 1
Jenna Smith DYFED 26 26
Colin Rose ESS 66 66
Violet Starr ESS 6 6
Sophie Flynn ESS 436 369
Kevin Leahy FAKL 71 68
Sam Moorhead FASAM 58 58
Sally Worrell FASW 9 9
Jade Owen GAT 1 1
Sean Derby GAT 11 11
Jane Kenney GAT 5 5
Sarahjayne Clements GGAT 3 3
Kurt Adams GLO 2438 890
Katie Hinds HAMP 1116 552
Margaret Broomfield HAMP 334 311
Fiona Johnstone HAMP 48 44
Steven Guy-Gibbens HAMP 7 7
Peter Barker HAMP 99 99
Nicholas Mead HAMP 55 55
James Fautley HAMP 76 76
Abigail Cox HESH 4 2
Peter Reavill HESH 2239 494
Jake Dolphin HESH 39 16
Frank Basford IOW 1012 993
Andrew Ward KENT 66 66
Geoff Burr KENT 18 18
On Ki Choi KENT 19 19
Margaret Erwin KENT 80 77
Henry Weeds KENT 38 38
Walter (Jo) Ahmet KENT 888 800
vikki brereton KENT 71 71
Charlotte Doble LANCUM 11 11
Dot Boughton LANCUM 15 15
Alex Whitlock LANCUM 69 66
Stuart Noon LANCUM 496 371
Alys Rouncefield LANCUM 12 12
Elisabeth Janovsky LEIC 638 505
Wendy Scott LEIC 383 366
Joyce Lee LEIC 507 497
Lewis Batchelor LEIC 34 34
Phil Harding LEIC 43 43
Victoria Szafara LEIC 50 50
Lisa Brundle LIN 27 23
Adam Daubney LIN 1391 589
Susheela Burford LIN 416 357
Stuart Wyatt LON 490 465
Ben Jones LVPL 918 252
Melissa LVPL 6 6
Megan Hall LVPL 18 18
Seonnie Sergeant LVPL 78 78
Maxine Bailey LVPL 12 12
Alex LVPL 7 7
Lorraine McVinnie LVPL 6 6
Vanessa Oakden LVPL 97 93
Eleanore Cox NARC 1001 927
Caroline Angus NCL 11 11
Andrew Agate NCL 26 26
Katie NCL 4 4
Helen Geake NFAHG 2 2
Martin Foreman NLM 2946 2557
Eirini Anagnostou NMGW 312 312
Mark Lodwick NMGW 95 14
CHARLOTTE VEYSEY NMS 81 73
Garry Crace NMS 182 175
Jason Gibbons NMS 671 174
Steven Ashley NMS 1105 1081
Adrian Marsden NMS 1605 1558
Claire Barker NMS 919 910
Julie Shoemark NMS 1513 1324
Andrew Rogerson NMS 1952 674
Michael Byard OXON 386 386
Anni Byard OXON 810 647
Ian Richardson PAS 12 12
Claire Costin PAS 5 5
Robert Webley PAS 22 22
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Faye Minter SF 9 9
Anna Booth SF 783 576
Julie Kennard SF 218 202
Alexander Bliss SF 2529 2001
Riccardo Caravello SF 1794 1786
Andrew Williams SOM 201 135
Sheila Hicks SOM 64 64
Jordan Gamble SOM 216 57
Naomi Payne SOM 11 11
Nonn Bound SOM 164 164
Laura Burnett SOM 815 286
Catherine Bishop SOM 94 34
Sabrina Ruffino SOM 361 327
Simon Maslin SUR 938 933
Amy Potts SUSS 172 172
Alex Bliss SUSS 29 29
Edwin Wood SUSS 285 281
Tim Locke SUSS 92 91
Elizabeth Walker SUSS 251 251
Jared Harries SWYOR 47 47
Jack Coulthard SWYOR 430 414
Julie Scriven SWYOR 73 72
Amy Downes SWYOR 2523 791
Angie Bolton WAW 860 738
Alyson Tanner WILT 403 337
Helen Baker WILT 7 7
Helen Samuels WILT 2 2
Steve Toomer WILT 1 1
Callum Paisnel WILT 137 136
Jane Hanbidge WILT 245 245
Richard Henry WILT 490 155
Graham Bould WILT 9 9
Claire Goodey WILT 120 108
Nina Dierks WILT 413 409
Erik Vander Meulen WILT 85 85
Richard Bennett WILT 7 7
Alix Smith WILT 218 218
Wil Partridge WILT 911 711
Vic Allnatt WMID 236 194
Helen Glenn WMID 51 51
Stephen Stewart WMID 20 20
Aimee Hinds WMID 75 75
Teresa Gilmore WMID 78 74
Susie White WREX 281 269
Rebecca Vickers YORYM 71 71
Emily Tilley YORYM 226 224
Rebecca Griffiths YORYM 1505 1337
Gail Hitchens YORYM 169 169
Denise Wilding YORYM 44 44
Lydia Prosser YORYM 479 476
60996 44747

Quantities recorded per Institution

Institution Objects Records
ASHM 960 405
BERK 417 402
BH 1909 1622
BM 734 636
BUC 1036 927
CAM 306 269
CORN 371 302
DENO 1132 779
DEV 596 422
DOR 959 863
DUR 566 469
DYFED 27 27
ESS 508 441
FAKL 71 68
FASAM 58 58
FASW 9 9
GAT 17 17
GGAT 3 3
GLO 2438 890
HAMP 1521 957
HESH 2282 512
IOW 1012 993
KENT 1205 1114
LANCUM 920 791
LEIC 1655 1495
LIN 1617 808
LON 490 465
LVPL 1142 472
NARC 1001 927
NCL 41 41
NFAHG 2 2
NLM 2946 2557
NMGW 407 326
NMS 8028 5969
OXON 1196 1033
PAS 38 38
PUBLIC 4507 3019
SF 5333 4574
SOM 1947 1099
SUR 1103 1079
SUSS 818 813
SWYOR 3073 1324
WAW 860 738
WILT 2600 2143
WMID 677 575
WREX 281 269
YORYM 2177 2005
60996 44747

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 1005 643
BYZANTINE 3 3
EARLY MEDIEVAL 1913 1781
GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL 13 13
IRON AGE 1277 909
MEDIEVAL 13408 11596
MESOLITHIC 845 609
MODERN 1221 250
NEOLITHIC 1675 894
PALAEOLITHIC 205 191
POST MEDIEVAL 11855 10017
ROMAN 26051 16956
UNKNOWN 1525 885
60996 44747

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
ASHM 1
BERK 87
BH 56
BM 15
BUC 45
CAM 44
CORN 61
DENO 104
DEV 109
DOR 102
DUR 72
DYFED 7
ESS 43
FAKL 14
FASAM 12
FASW 0
GAT 3
GGAT 0
GLO 59
HAMP 164
HESH 37
IOW 92
KENT 137
LANCUM 100
LEIC 101
LIN 62
LON 85
LVPL 83
NARC 49
NCL 12
NFAHG 0
NLM 84
NMGW 93
NMS 244
OXON 286
PAS 5
PUBLIC 151
SF 200
SOM 118
SUR 76
SUSS 62
SWYOR 125
WAW 74
WILT 113
WMID 95
WREX 50
YORYM 107
3639

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 7384 5077
February 6486 5253
March 4775 4245
April 5911 3958
May 5807 4311
June 4572 3852
July 5850 4453
August 5170 3647
September 6606 3564
October 6084 4341
November 2351 2046
60996 44747

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 24054 16906
1883 1 1
1889 6 6
1896 13 13
1899 7 7
1900 2 2
1902 1 1
1903 6 6
1906 1 1
1907 9 9
1908 1 1
1911 6 6
1912 1 1
1914 1 1
1918 13 1
1920 1 1
1930 19 19
1943 1 1
1948 1 1
1950 51 12
1955 1 1
1958 1 1
1960 15 15
1962 11 11
1969 288 23
1970 25 8
1971 1 1
1975 2 2
1976 2 2
1978 6 6
1979 1 1
1980 6 1
1982 7 7
1983 3 3
1984 1 1
1987 1 1
1989 1 1
1990 161 161
1991 1 1
1992 2 2
1993 1 1
1994 3 3
1995 3 3
1996 2 2
1998 6 6
1999 24 1
2000 15 13
2001 49 49
2002 13 13
2003 6 6
2004 9 9
2005 20 9
2006 20 16
2007 37 37
2008 65 63
2009 43 43
2010 1195 26
2011 186 177
2012 90 84
2013 83 79
2014 183 183
2015 915 817
2016 2568 2093
2017 10910 8872
2018 19792 14877
2019 20 13
2022 1 1
2025 1 1
2026 2 2
2030 2 2
2031 1 1
60996 44747

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Agricultural or drainage work 86 67
Building work 56 56
Chance find during metal detecting 1202 777
Controlled archaeological investigation 297 44
Controlled archaeological investigation (stratified) 89 19
Controlled archaeological investigation (unstratified) 3 3
Fieldwalking 3207 1527
Gardening 195 93
Metal detector 55141 41606
Metal detector during controlled archaeological investigation 90 87
Other chance find 628 466
Unknown 2 2
60996 44747

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 20303 17149
Coastland 387 252
Cultivated land 34112 25482
Grassland, Heathland 1374 730
Open fresh water 800 676
Other 3602 345
Wetlands 83 42
Woodland 335 71
60996 44747

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 1938 1726
4 figure reference 311 236
6 figure reference 16778 12542
8 figure reference 12078 8261
10 figure reference 29864 21955
12 figure reference 27 27
60996 44747