Statistical analysis of the database for Friday 1st January 2016 until Sunday 28th August 2016

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
SUSS 612 564

Finds recorded by these 6 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Elizabeth Walker lwalker SUSS 189 189
Stephanie Smith stephaniesmith SUSS 125 124
Alan Charman acharman SUSS 23 23
Arwen James arwenjames2 SUSS 75 75
Edwin Wood EdwinWood SUSS 164 117
Amy Potts amypotts SUSS 36 36
612 564

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 8 8
BYZANTINE 1 1
EARLY MEDIEVAL 32 22
IRON AGE 15 15
MEDIEVAL 139 138
MESOLITHIC 22 22
MODERN 3 3
NEOLITHIC 27 27
POST MEDIEVAL 153 153
ROMAN 204 167
UNKNOWN 8 8
612 564

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
SUSS 57
57

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 72 72
February 102 102
March 94 94
April 54 53
May 39 39
June 56 56
July 137 100
August 58 48
612 564

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 182 135
1980 19 19
2011 11 11
2012 36 36
2013 29 29
2014 37 37
2015 242 242
2016 54 53
2017 2 2
612 564

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Chance find during metal detecting 9 9
Metal detector 603 555
612 564

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 143 97
Cultivated land 454 452
Grassland, Heathland 5 5
Other 2 2
Woodland 8 8
612 564

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 64 18
6 figure reference 217 216
8 figure reference 23 23
10 figure reference 307 306
12 figure reference 1 1
612 564