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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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

Data contains personal data

No

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
https://doi.org/10.5878/002877

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Överjärna 53:1

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

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