GIS-material for the archaeological project: Götala

SND-ID: SND 2044

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Societas Archaeologica Upsaliensis


The information in the abstract is translated from the archaeological report:
Due to construction of a new road on the property Götala 3:1 in Styra parish, Societas Archaeologica Upsaliensis (SAU) have performed a field evaluation of the ancient monument RAÄ 44. The aim was to determine the remnant's character and dating. Settlement features were found, several of which were connected to the use of fire. The features might be connected to the adjacent graves. Two features have been dated to the Migration Period. A cultural layer with soot, charcoal and fire cracked stones was also discovered. To the west a hearth was found outside the investigation area. To the east the remains continue towards the graves RAÄ 38 and 39, that are located outside the investigation area. The archaeological remains were delimited to the north and south. To the west they continue outside the road area, but are delimited by the railway.


The information in the purpose is translated from the archaeological report:
The purpose of the archaeological field evaluation was to determine and describe the type, cha

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Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

Uppsala University

Protection and ethical review

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Method and time period

Time period(s) investigated

Migration period

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden, Motala Municipality, Styra Parish

Geographic description: Östergötland, Styra

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Topic and keywords

Research area

HISTORY (CESSDA Topic Classification)
History and Archaeology, Archaeology (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)


migration period

Götala 3:1

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Associated documentation


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

Version 1.1

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Societas Archaeologica Upsaliensis. Uppsala University (2014). Götala 3:1. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.1.

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Societas Archaeologica Upsaliensis


migration period

Time period(s) investigated

Migration period

Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Field observation
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2009-06
  • Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Type of archaeological remains


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