Previous Archaeological Excavations along the 'Ostlänken' Railway Corridor 1965-2012: Tomb and settlement, village site and clearance cairns as well as an older road embankment

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board UV Mitt

Description

Tomb and settlement, village site and clearance cairns as well as an older road embankment

Purpose:

This study aimed to determine the prevalence and nature of ancient monuments along European route E4 between Bäckeby and Lövstad, as expansion of the road was planned.

Subject area

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

Map

Principal organisation

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Responsible department/unit

Uppsala University

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board UV Mitt

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 2464

Description

Tomb and settlement, village site and clearance cairns as well as an older road embankment

Purpose:

This study aimed to determine the prevalence and nature of ancient monuments along European route E4 between Bäckeby and Lövstad, as expansion of the road was planned.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

Early iron age

Historic time

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Norrköping Municipality, Kimstad Parish, Skärkind Parish

Geographic description: European route E4 between Bäckeby and Lövstad storskog

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

Partial archaeological investigation, Provundersökning

Publications

Claréus, C. m fl. Grav och boplats, bytomt och odlingsrösen samt äldre vägbank. Prov- del- och slutundersökning längs E4:an. Delen Bäckeby-Lövstad storskog, Skärkinds och Kimstads socknar, Östergötland. ATA-Rapport. Dnr 3426/83

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Tomb and settlement, village site and clearance cairns as well as an older road embankment

Suggested citation

Swedish National Heritage Board UV Mitt. Uppsala University (2015). <em>Tomb and settlement, village site and clearance cairns as well as an older road embankment</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002733">https://doi.org/10.5878/002733</a>

Länsstyrelsens dnr för undersökningen

11.391-851-83

Organisationens dnr för undersökningen

3426/83

ProjektID

p584001

584001

RAÄ-nr

Kimstad 206

Kimstad 81

Skärkind 358

Skärkind 260

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board UV Mitt

Description

The ZIP file contains data in Shape format with information on trenches, features and finds, and other metadata from the archaeological excavation, as well as geo-referenced maps of the excavation area in GeoTIFF format

Data format / data structure

Still image

Geospatial

Data collection

Mode of collection: Field observation

Description of the mode of collection: Analogue maps have been digitalized and georeferenced in ArcMap 10

Time period(s) for data collection: 1983-05 — 1984-07

Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board UV Mitt

Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis

Description of the mode of collection: Analogue maps have been digitalized and georeferenced in ArcMap 10

Time period(s) for data collection: 2014

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

Collection methodology

Analogue maps have been digitalized and georeferenced in ArcMap 10

Time period(s) investigated

Early iron age

Historic time

Published: 2015-10-21
Last updated: 2020-01-23