Statistical analysis of the database for Monday 1st January 2018 until Tuesday 24th April 2018

These archives can be searched to find out what was recorded on a particular day of the year. We have been recording digitally since 1998.

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
DUR 154 148

Finds recorded by these 5 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
benjamin westwood benwestwood DUR 4 4
Ann Lipscombe annlipscombe DUR 31 31
Simon Lipscombe lipscombe160 DUR 23 17
Des Murphy mugsythe1cat DUR 83 83
Rebecca Mansfield rebeccamansfield DUR 13 13
154 148

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 3 3
EARLY MEDIEVAL 1 1
MEDIEVAL 53 53
MESOLITHIC 1 1
MODERN 6 6
NEOLITHIC 16 10
POST MEDIEVAL 57 57
ROMAN 17 17
154 148

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
DUR 27
27

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 27 27
February 44 42
March 50 50
April 33 29
154 148

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 27 27
2014 1 1
2016 3 3
2017 79 73
2018 44 44
154 148

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Chance find during metal detecting 1 1
Fieldwalking 7 6
Metal detector 145 140
Other chance find 1 1
154 148

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 30 28
Coastland 7 7
Cultivated land 100 100
Grassland, Heathland 2 2
Open fresh water 3 3
Other 9 6
Woodland 3 2
154 148

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 16 14
6 figure reference 62 62
10 figure reference 76 72
154 148