Statistical analysis of the database for Friday 1st January 2016 until Saturday 30th April 2016

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
DUR 627 282

Finds recorded by these 3 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Ellie Cox elliecox DUR 240 172
Charlotte Roe ceroe27 DUR 167 69
Matthew Wigham mwigham DUR 220 41
627 282

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 60 5
EARLY MEDIEVAL 3 3
IRON AGE 1 1
MEDIEVAL 90 90
MESOLITHIC 368 91
MODERN 3 3
NEOLITHIC 1 1
POST MEDIEVAL 64 64
ROMAN 37 24
627 282

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
DUR 43
43

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 221 123
February 314 73
March 27 27
April 65 59
627 282

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 571 281
2016 56 1
627 282

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Chance find during metal detecting 6 6
Fieldwalking 364 87
Gardening 2 2
Metal detector 255 187
627 282

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 1 1
Coastland 1 1
Cultivated land 246 191
Grassland, Heathland 200 32
Open fresh water 155 45
Woodland 24 12
627 282

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 1 1
6 figure reference 510 251
8 figure reference 1 1
10 figure reference 115 29
627 282