Previous Archaeological Excavations along the 'Ostlänken' Railway Corridor 1965:2012: Klinga - a grave field

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description:

A preliminary investigation of the site was carried out in 1988. Since the area was covered by dense forest, only smaller areas could be investigated. A trench was excavated in the area where a number of remains were known to be located, as well as a small area to the south west. The excavations revealed a hearth and stone remains. the latter were later interpreted as being of natural origins. No new graves were discovered in the course of this investigation.

Prior to the principal investigation, the road area was cleared of forest and other surface material. The principal investigation revealed remains over an area of 10 000 m².

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Responsible department/unit:

Uppsala University

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 2467

Description:

A preliminary investigation of the site was carried out in 1988. Since the area was covered by dense forest, only smaller areas could be investigated. A trench was excavated in the area where a number of remains were known to be located, as well as a small area to the south west. The excavations revealed a hearth and stone remains. the latter were later interpreted as being of natural origins. No new graves were discovered in the course of this investigation.

Prior to the principal investigation, the road area was cleared of forest and other surface material. The principal investigation revealed remains over an area of 10 000 m².

Language:

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated:

Bronze age — Early iron age

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Geographic location: Borg Parish, Norrköping Municipality

Geographic description: Klinga, Borg's parish, Norrköping municipality.

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Parish

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Parish

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Version 1.0:

2017-01-11 doi:10.5878/002851

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Klinga - a grave field

Suggested citation:

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Uppsala University (2017). Klinga - a grave field. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/002851

Länsstyrelsens dnr för projektet:

220-3042/89

Producents dnr för projektet:

4251/89-3b

ProjektID:

p589004

ProjektID:

589004

RAÄ-nr:

Borg 210:1

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description:

The ZIP-file contains one Shapefile with information on trenches, ancient monuments and other data from the archaeological survey, as well as a geo-referenced map (© Lantmäteriet i2014/00696) of the survey in GeoTIFF-format.

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Still image

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Type of archaeological remains:

Ancient monument, Burial ground, Stone fence

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Field observation

Time period(s) for data collection: 1989-01-01 — 1989-12-15

Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis

Time period(s) for data collection: 2014

Data collector: Uppsala universitet, Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi, avdelningen för etnologi

Time period(s) investigated:

Bronze age — Early iron age

Published: 2017-01-11