GIS-material for the archaeological project: St. Olai cemetery

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description:

The information in the abstract is translated from the archaeological report:
During winter 2004 and spring 2005 the Swedish National Heritage Board's Contract Archaeology Division, UV Öst, performed a field evaluation in central Norrköping, due to trenching works for district cooling. The trenching affected the medieval and early modern city layers, RAÄ 96. Both cultural layers from the 17th and 18th century and graves from the Middle Ages and the early modern period, belonging to Saint Olai church, were found. Waste and demolition layers as well as ground preparation layers were found on Skolgatan street. Part of the street has probably been located only a block away from Saint Olai church during the late Middle Ages/early modern period. The layers date to the 17th century, both from before and after the street regulation that took place during the second part of the century. No traces of older street stretches or of the known city fires were found. South-east of the church, graves from the medieval and early modern cemetery were discovered. A ditch west of the graves might represent the cem

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Uppsala University

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

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SND-ID: SND 2042

Description:

The information in the abstract is translated from the archaeological report:
During winter 2004 and spring 2005 the Swedish National Heritage Board's Contract Archaeology Division, UV Öst, performed a field evaluation in central Norrköping, due to trenching works for district cooling. The trenching affected the medieval and early modern city layers, RAÄ 96. Both cultural layers from the 17th and 18th century and graves from the Middle Ages and the early modern period, belonging to Saint Olai church, were found. Waste and demolition layers as well as ground preparation layers were found on Skolgatan street. Part of the street has probably been located only a block away from Saint Olai church during the late Middle Ages/early modern period. The layers date to the 17th century, both from before and after the street regulation that took place during the second part of the century. No traces of older street stretches or of the known city fires were found. South-east of the church, graves from the medieval and early modern cemetery were discovered. A ditch west of the graves might represent the cem

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Swedish

Time period(s) investigated:

Historic time

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Geographic location: Sweden, Norrköping Municipality, Sankt Johannes Parish

Geographic description: Östergötland, St Johannes, S:t Olai cemetery

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Parish

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Version 1.1:

2014-04-10 doi:10.5878/001771

Version 1.0:

2012-09-27 doi:10.5878/001425

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District cooling through central Norrköping

Suggested citation:

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Uppsala University (2014). District cooling through central Norrköping. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.1. https://doi.org/10.5878/001771

Intrasisprojekt:

AO2004101

Länsstyrelsens dnr för projektet:

431-13164-04

Producents dnr för projektet:

422-3307-2004

ProjektID:

p504011

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

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The ZIP file consist of GIS files and an Access database with information about the excavations, findings and other metadata about the archaeological survey.

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Mode of collection: Field observation

Time period(s) for data collection: 2004-11

Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Time period(s) investigated:

Historic time

Published: 2012-11-21
Last updated: 2016-07-07