Statistical analysis of the database for Friday 1st January 2016 until Saturday 1st October 2016

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
DUR 1048 577

Finds recorded by these 3 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Ellie Cox elliecox DUR 603 411
Charlotte Roe ceroe27 DUR 225 125
Matthew Wigham mwigham DUR 220 41
1048 577

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 106 15
EARLY MEDIEVAL 20 9
IRON AGE 3 3
MEDIEVAL 161 159
MESOLITHIC 516 168
MODERN 11 11
NEOLITHIC 6 6
POST MEDIEVAL 156 152
ROMAN 68 53
UNKNOWN 1 1
1048 577

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
DUR 72
72

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 100 89
August 67 29
1048 577

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 992 576
2016 56 1
1048 577

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Building work 7 1
Chance find during metal detecting 27 23
Fieldwalking 515 167
Gardening 2 2
Metal detector 490 377
Other chance find 7 7
1048 577

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 1 1
Coastland 2 2
Cultivated land 615 472
Grassland, Heathland 239 35
Open fresh water 165 53
Woodland 26 14
1048 577

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 1 1
6 figure reference 843 462
8 figure reference 29 28
10 figure reference 175 86
1048 577