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)

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Responsible department/unit:

Uppsala University

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

Commissioning organisation:

Swedish Road Administration

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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Gullvagnen - A Mesolithic inland settlement in northern Kolmården

Suggested 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