Statistical analysis of the database for Thursday 1st January 2015 until Tuesday 28th July 2015

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
DUR 703 389

Finds recorded by these 2 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Lauren Proctor a8622912 DUR 361 200
Ellie Cox elliecox DUR 342 189
703 389

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 4 4
EARLY MEDIEVAL 21 21
IRON AGE 6 6
MEDIEVAL 142 140
MESOLITHIC 179 54
MODERN 11 11
NEOLITHIC 2 2
POST MEDIEVAL 240 76
ROMAN 89 66
UNKNOWN 9 9
703 389

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
DUR 54
54

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 215 88
February 13 13
March 48 33
April 25 25
May 86 60
June 121 88
July 195 82
703 389

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 690 376
2013 2 2
2014 10 10
2015 1 1
703 389

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Chance find during metal detecting 48 23
Fieldwalking 176 51
Metal detector 479 315
703 389

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 368 204
Cultivated land 158 133
Grassland, Heathland 176 51
Open fresh water 1 1
703 389

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 30 30
6 figure reference 350 222
8 figure reference 88 52
10 figure reference 234 84
12 figure reference 1 1
703 389