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)

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Responsible department/unit:

Uppsala University

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

Commissioning organisation:

Swedish National Heritage Board — UV 1981:4

Subject area:

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

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Type of archaeological investigation:

Archaeological assessment, Archaeological assessment

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

Suggested citation:

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

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