Previous Archaeological Excavations along the 'Ostlänken' Railway Corridor 1965-2012: Borg - an Iron Age kingdom (Borg's parish, RAÄ 168 & others)

SND-ID: SND 2465

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description

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Purpose:

Due to an expansion of highway E4 between Norsholm and Norrköping a number of archaeological remains were affected. During the summer of 1988 a series of preliminary investigations took place in the affected area. During autumn of 1989 a number of archaeological investigations were conducted, based on information obtained from the preliminary investigations.

Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

Uppsala University

Responsible department/unit

Uppsala University
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method

Time period(s) investigated

New / Younger stone age–Iron age

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Borg Parish

Geographic description: Area 1: RAÄ 168 Area 2: Borg's church, area between a minor gravel road and with the current Skärsblackavägen to the north. Area 3: Eksundsvägen, area west of ABV-road Area 4: Skärblackavägen, area sputh of RAÄ243 and north of Skärsblackavägen Area 5: area to the west of of area 2 and south of Skärsblackavägen.

Lowest geographic unit

Parish

Highest geographic unit

Parish

Publications

Type of archaeological investigation

Archaeological excavation, Provundersökning

Dataset
Borg - an Iron Age kingdom (Borg's parish, Borg's church, RAÄ 168 & others)

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.

Version 1.0

Citation

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Uppsala University (2015). <em>Borg - an Iron Age kingdom (Borg's parish, Borg's church, RAÄ 168 & others)</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002837">https://doi.org/10.5878/002837</a>

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Data format / data structure

Still image

Geospatial

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Time period(s) investigated

New / Younger stone age–Iron age

Collection methodology

Analog drawings and plans have been digitised and georeferenced using ArcMap 10.

Data collection 1

  • Mode of collection: Field observation
  • Description of the mode of collection: Analog drawings and plans have been digitised and georeferenced using ArcMap 10.
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1988
  • Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Data collection 2

  • Mode of collection: Field observation
  • Description of the mode of collection: Analog drawings and plans have been digitised and georeferenced using ArcMap 10.
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1989
  • Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Data collection 3

  • Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis
  • Description of the mode of collection: Analog drawings and plans have been digitised and georeferenced using ArcMap 10.
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2014
  • Data collector: Uppsala university, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History

Organisationens dnr för undersökningen

4126/79

ProjektID

p180004

180004

RAÄ-nr

Borg 168

Published: 2016-08-18
Last updated: 2020-01-23