Statistical analysis of the database for Friday 1st January 2016 until Monday 30th May 2016

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
DUR 761 347

Finds recorded by these 3 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Ellie Cox elliecox DUR 374 237
Charlotte Roe ceroe27 DUR 167 69
Matthew Wigham mwigham DUR 220 41
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Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 62 7
EARLY MEDIEVAL 6 6
IRON AGE 2 2
MEDIEVAL 94 94
MESOLITHIC 474 128
MODERN 4 4
NEOLITHIC 2 2
POST MEDIEVAL 74 74
ROMAN 43 30
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Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
DUR 52
52

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 221 123
February 314 73
March 27 27
April 65 59
May 134 65
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Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 705 346
2016 56 1
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Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Building work 7 1
Chance find during metal detecting 6 6
Fieldwalking 474 128
Gardening 2 2
Metal detector 265 203
Other chance find 7 7
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Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 2 2
Coastland 1 1
Cultivated land 371 247
Grassland, Heathland 200 32
Open fresh water 162 52
Woodland 25 13
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Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 2 2
6 figure reference 636 308
8 figure reference 2 2
10 figure reference 121 35
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