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

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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.

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SND2477-001-V1.0.zip (105.88 MB)

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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

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Type of archaeological investigation:

Archaeological assessment, Archaeological assessment

Version 1.0:

Download data:

SND2477-001-V1.0.zip (105.88 MB)

License:

Creative Commons License

Four houses from the Early Iron Age

Citation:

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Swedish National Heritage Board (2020). Four houses from the Early Iron Age. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/nwez-5d76

Rapport nr:

UV Öst 1999:39

Producents dnr för projektet:

4355/91

ProjektID:

p591004

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.

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Still image

Geospatial

Type of archaeological remains:

Settlement, House, Hearth, Post hole

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.