GIS-material for the archaeological project: Settlement remains by the burial ground in Sund

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description

The information in the abstract is translated from the archaeological report:
Due to construction of an electric main system within the properties Sund 1:3 and 4:16, Fivelstad parish, Motala municipality, the Swedish National Heritage Board's contract archaeology division, UV Öst, performed a preliminary investigation/an antiquarian inspection along the cable trench. Approx. 30 m from the trench is a burial ground, RAÄ 7. No new graves were found around the burial ground, but c. 100 m to the north-west two hearths and a post hole were discovered, probably being part of a settlement. The hearths were of typical early Iron Age character and thus fit into the burial ground context. The remains probably extend in a north-south direction, and UV Öst considers it safe for the cable to be laid as planned, except for in the area where the remains were found.

Purpose:

The information in the purpose is translated from the archaeological report:
The purpose of the antiquarian inspection was to elucidate whether any archaeological remains were going to be affected by the trenching.

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Responsible department/unit

Uppsala University

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 2059

Description

The information in the abstract is translated from the archaeological report:
Due to construction of an electric main system within the properties Sund 1:3 and 4:16, Fivelstad parish, Motala municipality, the Swedish National Heritage Board's contract archaeology division, UV Öst, performed a preliminary investigation/an antiquarian inspection along the cable trench. Approx. 30 m from the trench is a burial ground, RAÄ 7. No new graves were found around the burial ground, but c. 100 m to the north-west two hearths and a post hole were discovered, probably being part of a settlement. The hearths were of typical early Iron Age character and thus fit into the burial ground context. The remains probably extend in a north-south direction, and UV Öst considers it safe for the cable to be laid as planned, except for in the area where the remains were found.

Purpose:

The information in the purpose is translated from the archaeological report:
The purpose of the antiquarian inspection was to elucidate whether any archaeological remains were going to be affected by the trenching.

Language

Swedish

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden, Motala Municipality, Fivelstad Parish

Geographic description: Östergötland, Fivelstad, Sund 1:3, 4:16

Lowest geographic unit

Parish

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Sund

Suggested citation

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Uppsala University (2014). <em>Sund</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/001787">https://doi.org/10.5878/001787</a>

Intrasisprojekt

AO2005124

Länsstyrelsens dnr för projektet

431-13872-5

Producents dnr för projektet

422-3634-2005

ProjektID

p505006

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description

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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Type of archaeological remains

Data collection

Mode of collection: Field observation

Time period(s) for data collection: 2005-12

Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

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