Previous Archaeological Excavations along the 'Ostlänken' Railway Corridor 1965-2012: Early Iron-Age gravefield.

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description

In 1975 burial site 12 a in Kvillinge parish, Östergötland was investigated. At the same time a small phosphate mapping was also performed. The reason for the investigation was a planned railway, from the southern main line to the industrial area Braviken located at the far end of Malmölandet. The ivestigation was carried out from 28/04/1975 to 04/07/1975.

The investigated burial site included seven graves. Five of the graves contained inventory of female character. Settlement could not be located with certainty through phosphate mapping.

Subject area

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

Keywords

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Responsible department/unit

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 2474

RAÄ-nr: Kvillinge 68:1

Description

In 1975 burial site 12 a in Kvillinge parish, Östergötland was investigated. At the same time a small phosphate mapping was also performed. The reason for the investigation was a planned railway, from the southern main line to the industrial area Braviken located at the far end of Malmölandet. The ivestigation was carried out from 28/04/1975 to 04/07/1975.

The investigated burial site included seven graves. Five of the graves contained inventory of female character. Settlement could not be located with certainty through phosphate mapping.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

Late iron age

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Kvillinge Parish

Geographic description: The project area is within the property Bådstorp 1:11, Björnviken i Kvillinge parish. The project area lies in the southeaster part of Malmölandet, a peninsula adjacent to Bråviken. The nearest settlement, Åby, lies 1,5km to the north east.

Lowest geographic unit

Parish

Highest geographic unit

Parish

Data contains personal data

No

Commissioning organisation

Swedish National Heritage Board — UV 1981:4

Subject area

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

Keywords

Type of archaeological investigation

Archaeological assessment, Archaeological assessment

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Ancient monument 12a, a grave field (Bådstorp, Kvillinge sn, Östergötland)

Citation

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Uppsala University (2019). <em>Ancient monument 12a, a grave field (Bådstorp, Kvillinge sn, Östergötland)</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/a2pw-6n15">https://doi.org/10.5878/a2pw-6n15</a>

ProjektID

p575001

Rapport nr

UV 1981:4

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Data format / data structure

Still image

Geospatial

Type of archaeological remains

Data collection

Mode of collection: Field observation

Description of the mode of collection: Trenches, remains, and other features were observed and recorded on site using GPS instruments and processed using Intrasis. The resulting data were exported to Shape format and Access database as part of the "ArkeoGIS Ostlänken" project.

Time period(s) for data collection: 1975-04-28 — 1975-07-04

Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board UV Mitt

Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis

Description of the mode of collection: Trenches, remains, and other features were observed and recorded on site using GPS instruments and processed using Intrasis. The resulting data were exported to Shape format and Access database as part of the "ArkeoGIS Ostlänken" project.

Time period(s) for data collection: 2014

Data collector: Uppsala University, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History.

Collection methodology

Trenches, remains, and other features were observed and recorded on site using GPS instruments and processed using Intrasis. The resulting data were exported to Shape format and Access database as part of the "ArkeoGIS Ostlänken" project.

Time period(s) investigated

Late iron age

Published: 2019-12-18
Last updated: 2020-05-06