Statistical analysis of the database for Friday 1st January 2016 until Tuesday 26th July 2016

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
DUR 948 515

Finds recorded by these 3 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Ellie Cox elliecox DUR 540 384
Charlotte Roe ceroe27 DUR 188 90
Matthew Wigham mwigham DUR 220 41
948 515

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 66 11
EARLY MEDIEVAL 20 9
IRON AGE 2 2
MEDIEVAL 152 150
MESOLITHIC 500 152
MODERN 8 8
NEOLITHIC 6 6
POST MEDIEVAL 129 127
ROMAN 65 50
948 515

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
DUR 67
67

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 221 123
February 314 73
March 27 27
April 65 59
May 145 76
June 109 101
July 67 56
948 515

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 892 514
2016 56 1
948 515

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Building work 7 1
Chance find during metal detecting 27 23
Fieldwalking 499 151
Gardening 2 2
Metal detector 406 331
Other chance find 7 7
948 515

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 2 2
Coastland 2 2
Cultivated land 552 411
Grassland, Heathland 202 34
Open fresh water 165 53
Woodland 25 13
948 515

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 2 2
6 figure reference 745 402
8 figure reference 29 28
10 figure reference 172 83
948 515