Previous Archaeological Excavations along the "Ostlänken" Railway Corridor 1965-2012: Investigations in a rock carving area (Borg parish, Östergötland).

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description

The Swedish national heritage board performed archaeologic excavations from September 12th to November 18th 1988 and from April 24th to June 2nd 1989. The investigation was done due to road changes of the E4 highway between Lövstad and Norrköping. A total of 80 features and two areas were investigated. Within the excavated area there is one rockcarving, ancient monument 51.

Subject area

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

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 2475

Description

The Swedish national heritage board performed archaeologic excavations from September 12th to November 18th 1988 and from April 24th to June 2nd 1989. The investigation was done due to road changes of the E4 highway between Lövstad and Norrköping. A total of 80 features and two areas were investigated. Within the excavated area there is one rockcarving, ancient monument 51.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

Late iron age

Geographic spread

Lowest geographic unit

Parish

Highest geographic unit

Parish

Data contains personal data

No

Commissioning organisation

Swedish Road Administration

Subject area

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

Type of archaeological investigation

Archaeological assessment, Archaeological assessment

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Investigations in a rock carving area (Borg parish, Östergötland)

Citation

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Uppsala University, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History. (2020). <em>Investigations in a rock carving area (Borg parish, Östergötland)</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/mxb2-5v84">https://doi.org/10.5878/mxb2-5v84</a>

Producents dnr för projektet

5027/88, 6870/89

ProjektID

p588004

RAÄ-nr

RAÄ 51

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description

The ZIP-file contains three shapefiles with information on trenches, ancient monuments, archaeological finds and other data from the archaeological survey, as well as four geo-referenced maps (© Lantmäteriet i2014/00696) of the survey in GeoTIFF-format.

Data format / data structure

Still image

Geospatial

Type of archaeological remains

Data collection

Mode of collection: Field observation

Time period(s) for data collection: 1988-09-12 — 1988-11-18

Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board UV Mitt

Mode of collection: Field observation

Time period(s) for data collection: 1989-04-24 — 1989-06-02

Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board UV Mitt

Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis

Time period(s) for data collection: 2014 — 2014

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

Published: 2020-01-07
Last updated: 2020-01-23