Statistical analysis of the database for Friday 1st January 2016 until Wednesday 7th December 2016

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
SUSS 1339 1291

Finds recorded by these 6 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Elizabeth Walker lwalker SUSS 257 257
Alex Bliss abliss SUSS 713 712
Alan Charman acharman SUSS 23 23
Arwen James arwenjames2 SUSS 75 75
Edwin Wood EdwinWood SUSS 229 182
Amy Potts amypotts SUSS 42 42
1339 1291

Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 18 18
EARLY MEDIEVAL 43 33
IRON AGE 42 42
MEDIEVAL 293 292
MESOLITHIC 25 25
MODERN 8 8
NEOLITHIC 60 60
POST MEDIEVAL 352 352
ROMAN 488 451
UNKNOWN 10 10
1339 1291

Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
SUSS 135
135

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 148 148
February 165 164
March 83 83
April 126 126
May 44 44
June 59 59
July 216 179
August 134 124
September 150 150
October 174 174
November 40 40
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Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 261 214
1980 19 19
1982 1 1
1996 1 1
2011 3 3
2012 35 35
2013 61 60
2014 26 26
2015 232 232
2016 700 700
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Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Building work 1 1
Chance find during metal detecting 16 16
Controlled archaeological investigation (unstratified) 1 1
Gardening 1 1
Metal detector 1317 1269
Other chance find 2 2
Unknown 1 1
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Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 281 234
Coastland 1 1
Cultivated land 946 945
Grassland, Heathland 83 83
Open fresh water 19 19
Other 5 5
Woodland 4 4
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Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
No grid reference recorded 183 136
4 figure reference 1 1
6 figure reference 414 413
8 figure reference 53 53
10 figure reference 688 688
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