Previous Archaeological Excavations along the 'Ostlänken' Railway Corridor 1965-2012: Gullvagnen - A Mesolithic inland settlement in northern Kolmården

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Description

An archaeological investigation of ancient monument RAÄ 85 in Krokek parish, Norrköping Municipality, Östergötland was conducted in October 1992 owing to the reconstruction of road E4 between Böksjö and Länsgränsen.

Gullvagnen (RAÄ 85) is most probably an inland settlement dating to the Mesolithic. During the investigation a number of features were discovered, including scattered stones and finds made of quartz and greenstone.

Subject area

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

Keywords

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 2479

Description

An archaeological investigation of ancient monument RAÄ 85 in Krokek parish, Norrköping Municipality, Östergötland was conducted in October 1992 owing to the reconstruction of road E4 between Böksjö and Länsgränsen.

Gullvagnen (RAÄ 85) is most probably an inland settlement dating to the Mesolithic. During the investigation a number of features were discovered, including scattered stones and finds made of quartz and greenstone.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

Mesoliticum

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Krokek Parish

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)

Keywords

Type of archaeological investigation

Archaeological assessment, Archaeological assessment

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Gullvagnen - A Mesolithic inland settlement in northern Kolmården

Citation

Swedish National Heritage Board, UV Öst. Uppsala University (2020). <em>Gullvagnen - A Mesolithic inland settlement in northern Kolmården</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/j2pv-m981">https://doi.org/10.5878/j2pv-m981</a>

Producents dnr för projektet

7424/94

ProjektID

p592002

Rapport nr

UV Mitt 1999:17

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 two 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: 1992-10-02 — 1992-10-10

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: 2020-01-22
Last updated: 2020-01-23