Statistical analysis of the database for Friday 1st January 2016 until Tuesday 27th September 2016

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
SUSS 1210 1161

Finds recorded by these 7 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Elizabeth Walker lwalker SUSS 214 214
Stephanie Smith stephaniesmith SUSS 125 124
Alex Bliss abliss SUSS 556 555
Alan Charman acharman SUSS 23 23
Arwen James arwenjames2 SUSS 75 75
Edwin Wood EdwinWood SUSS 175 128
Amy Potts amypotts SUSS 42 42
1210 1161

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 19 19
BYZANTINE 1 1
EARLY MEDIEVAL 45 35
IRON AGE 41 41
MEDIEVAL 273 272
MESOLITHIC 30 30
MODERN 6 6
NEOLITHIC 58 58
POST MEDIEVAL 322 322
ROMAN 402 364
UNKNOWN 13 13
1210 1161

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
SUSS 121
121

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 167 167
February 204 203
March 127 127
April 151 150
May 44 44
June 59 59
July 216 179
August 134 124
September 108 108
1210 1161

Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 206 159
1980 19 19
1982 1 1
1996 1 1
2011 11 11
2012 38 38
2013 88 87
2014 44 44
2015 283 283
2016 517 516
2017 2 2
1210 1161

Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Building work 1 1
Chance find during metal detecting 24 24
Gardening 1 1
Metal detector 1182 1133
Other chance find 1 1
Unknown 1 1
1210 1161

Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 270 223
Coastland 1 1
Cultivated land 823 821
Grassland, Heathland 83 83
Open fresh water 19 19
Other 4 4
Woodland 10 10
1210 1161

Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 149 102
4 figure reference 1 1
6 figure reference 381 380
8 figure reference 44 44
10 figure reference 634 633
12 figure reference 1 1
1210 1161