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Archaeology Services

Specialist archaeological expertise for public and private clients
ROMAN COINAGE: Identification & Analysis

Identification for assessments and full reports. Integrated numismatic and archaeological analysis

Leading specialist with over 30 years’ experience working with archaeological site finds and coin hoards. Over 30,000 coins identified and published

ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDS: Identification & Analysis

Our network of experienced external specialists means we can arrange identification, analysis and reporting for most categories of finds. Expertise in Roman artefacts, including small finds and ceramics, but also Prehistoric lithics and Medieval ceramics

FIELDWORK & POST-EXCAVATION

Archaeological fieldwork carried out for research and training – fieldwalking, evaluations and excavations. Previous fieldwork includes important excavations at Caerleon and Water Newton

Post-excavation for external projects. Track record of completing complex or challenging legacy projects, such as the Staffordshire Hoard and the forum-basilica excavations at Caerwent

ILLUSTRATION & DESIGN

Large format scanning; artefact illustration (particular expertise in ceramics and lithics); digitisation of site plans and sections; reconstructions (site, buildings, objects and historical figures)

Graphic design; Desktop publishing (books, articles, leaflets and pamphlets); public signage; museum exhibitions and catalogues

ADVICE & CONSULTANCY

Desk-based assessments; heritage statements; resource assessments; management plans; research frameworks; standards and guidance; policy and legislation

We have contributed to national and regional research frameworks, as well as reviews of professional standards and policies. Recently, we were commissioned by Cadw to produce the Statement of Significance for Roman Caerleon

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

We can assist clients throughout all stages of a project, from initial outline proposals to project designs and written schemes of investigation, scheduled monument consent and funding applications

We also provide management for fieldwork and post-excavation projects – from organising and running excavations, to initial post-ex assessments, updated project designs, final analysis and preparation of reports and publications

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