Previous Archaeological Excavations along the 'Ostlänken' Railway Corridor 1965-2012: Four houses from the Early Iron Age

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description

During the summer of 1191 the Swedish National Heritage Board UV East conducted archaeological investigation of settlement remain RAÄ 236 in Kallerstad due to the new road being built, Norra Länken.

445 features were discovered during the investigation. Most of them were part of four house constructions (House 1-4). Three of the houses (House 1-3) were elongated rectangular houses dated to Pre-Roman and Roman Iron Age. House 4 had a different construction than the others and was elongated with slightly bulged walls, dated to the Bronze Age.

Subject area

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

Keywords

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Principal organisation

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Responsible department/unit

Uppsala University

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 2477

Description

During the summer of 1191 the Swedish National Heritage Board UV East conducted archaeological investigation of settlement remain RAÄ 236 in Kallerstad due to the new road being built, Norra Länken.

445 features were discovered during the investigation. Most of them were part of four house constructions (House 1-4). Three of the houses (House 1-3) were elongated rectangular houses dated to Pre-Roman and Roman Iron Age. House 4 had a different construction than the others and was elongated with slightly bulged walls, dated to the Bronze Age.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

Pre-roman iron age — Roman iron age

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Linköpings S:t Lars Parish

Lowest geographic unit

Parish

Highest geographic unit

Parish

Commissioning organisation

Linköping Municipality, Gatukontoret

Subject area

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

Keywords

Type of archaeological investigation

Archaeological assessment, Archaeological assessment

Version 1.0

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License

Creative Commons License

Four houses from the Early Iron Age

Suggested citation

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Uppsala University (2020). <em>Four houses from the Early Iron Age</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/nwez-5d76">https://doi.org/10.5878/nwez-5d76</a>

Producents dnr för projektet

4355/91

ProjektID

p591004

Rapport nr

UV Öst 1999:39

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 one geo-referenced map (© 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: 1991-07-15 — 1991-08-29

Data collector: Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis

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

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

Published: 2020-01-21
Last updated: 2020-01-23