Statistical analysis of the database for Sunday 1st January 2017 until Wednesday 26th July 2017

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
DUR 165 127

Finds recorded by these 4 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
benjamin westwood benwestwood DUR 25 25
Ann Lipscombe annlipscombe DUR 53 53
Simon Lipscombe lipscombe160 DUR 59 21
Ellen Gilbert ellengilbert1 DUR 28 28
165 127

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 9 7
EARLY MEDIEVAL 1 1
IRON AGE 4 4
MEDIEVAL 44 41
MESOLITHIC 1 1
MODERN 12 12
NEOLITHIC 1 1
POST MEDIEVAL 76 43
ROMAN 15 15
UNKNOWN 2 2
165 127

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
DUR 30
30

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 6 6
February 4 4
March 4 4
April 9 9
May 32 32
June 63 27
July 47 45
165 127

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 19 17
2015 1 1
2016 15 15
2017 130 94
165 127

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Chance find during metal detecting 11 9
Metal detector 154 118
165 127

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 51 18
Coastland 1 1
Cultivated land 103 98
Grassland, Heathland 4 4
Other 1 1
Woodland 5 5
165 127

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 46 13
6 figure reference 10 7
10 figure reference 109 107
165 127