Statistical analysis of the database for Thursday 1st January 2015 until Friday 28th August 2015

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
DUR 847 518

Finds recorded by these 2 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Lauren Proctor a8622912 DUR 399 238
Ellie Cox elliecox DUR 448 280
847 518

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 6 6
EARLY MEDIEVAL 24 24
IRON AGE 6 6
MEDIEVAL 163 161
MESOLITHIC 203 76
MODERN 26 25
NEOLITHIC 2 2
POST MEDIEVAL 298 122
ROMAN 110 87
UNKNOWN 9 9
847 518

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
DUR 67
67

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 199 86
August 140 125
847 518

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 834 505
2013 2 2
2014 10 10
2015 1 1
847 518

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Chance find during metal detecting 48 23
Fieldwalking 200 73
Metal detector 599 422
847 518

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 408 244
Coastland 4 4
Cultivated land 232 194
Grassland, Heathland 181 55
Open fresh water 1 1
Other 21 20
847 518

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 45 45
6 figure reference 454 313
8 figure reference 91 55
10 figure reference 256 104
12 figure reference 1 1
847 518