Previous archaeological investigations along the 'Ostlänken' Railway Corridor 1965-2012: Överjärna 53:1 and Överjärna 200

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board

Description:

Not available.

Purpose:

Due to planned development related to the E4 motorway between Vagnhärad and Järna interchange, a grave site, registered as monument 53 in Överjärna parish, was investigated archaeologically. According to the antiquities register, the grave site was about 90m x 20m and contained five ancient remains, consisting of 2 mounds and three round stone circles. A stone wall system composed of six stone walls was removed in 1980 in connection with the grave site Överjärna 53:1

Subject area:

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

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Principal organisation:

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Responsible department/unit:

Uppsala University

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 2456

Description:

Not available.

Purpose:

Due to planned development related to the E4 motorway between Vagnhärad and Järna interchange, a grave site, registered as monument 53 in Överjärna parish, was investigated archaeologically. According to the antiquities register, the grave site was about 90m x 20m and contained five ancient remains, consisting of 2 mounds and three round stone circles. A stone wall system composed of six stone walls was removed in 1980 in connection with the grave site Överjärna 53:1

Language:

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated:

Late bronze age — Late iron age

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Södertälje Municipality, Överjärna Parish

Geographic description: On a non-arable outcrop on a steep south and the east slope next to a mountain side.

Lowest geographic unit:

Parish

Highest geographic unit:

Parish

Subject area:

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

Type of archaeological investigation:

Archaeological excavation

Version 1.0:

2017-03-30 doi:10.5878/002877

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Överjärna 53:1

Suggested citation:

Swedish National Heritage Board. Uppsala University (2017). <em>Överjärna 53:1</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002877">https://doi.org/10.5878/002877</a>

Organisationens dnr för undersökningen:

2281/80

ProjektID:

180001

ProjektID:

p180001

RAÄ-nr:

Överjärna 53:1, Överjärna 200

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board

Data format / data structure:

Geospatial

Type of archaeological remains:

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Field observation

Time period(s) for data collection: 1980 — 1980

Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board

Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis

Time period(s) for data collection: 2014

Data collector: Uppsala university, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History

Time period(s) investigated:

Late bronze age — Late iron age

Published: 2016-08-11
Last updated: 2017-04-04