Statistical analysis of the database for Monday 1st January 2018 until Wednesday 20th June 2018

These archives can be searched to find out what was found on a particular day of the year. We have been recording digitally since 1998.

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Finds recorded for this period

County Objects Records
County Durham 54 54
Darlington 323 254
Hartlepool 2 1
Northumberland 21 17
Redcar and Cleveland 4 4
Stockton-on-Tees 1 1

Finds recorded by these 8 users

Fullname Username Institution Objects Records
Philippa Walton pwalton BH 310 241
Des Murphy mugsythe1cat DUR 51 51
Rebecca Mansfield rebeccamansfield DUR 5 5
Simon Lipscombe lipscombe160 DUR 16 11
Ann Lipscombe annlipscombe DUR 13 13
benjamin westwood benwestwood DUR 1 1
Caroline Angus carang123 NCL 3 3
Andrew Agate andyagate NCL 6 6
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Quantities by period

Period Objects Records
BRONZE AGE 1 1
IRON AGE 1 1
MEDIEVAL 35 35
MODERN 9 9
NEOLITHIC 10 6
POST MEDIEVAL 59 57
ROMAN 202 187
UNKNOWN 88 35
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Number of recorders per insitution

Institution Number of finders
BH 1
DUR 27
NCL 4
32

Average per month

Month Objects Records
January 48 48
February 27 26
March 54 54
April 65 57
May 31 30
June 180 116
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Year of discovery

Year Objects Records
No year recorded 300 230
2001 34 34
2008 1 1
2014 1 1
2016 2 2
2017 41 37
2018 26 26
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Discovery method

Discovery method Objects Records
Fieldwalking 9 8
Metal detector 234 174
Other chance find 162 149
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Type of landuse

Landuse Objects Records
No land use recorded. 130 125
Coastland 6 6
Cultivated land 65 64
Grassland, Heathland 1 1
Open fresh water 191 127
Other 8 5
Woodland 4 3
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Findspot precision

Grid reference precision Objects Records
6 figure reference 37 37
8 figure reference 303 234
10 figure reference 65 60
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