To promote the study of the history of gardening, landscape gardening and horticulture in all its aspects. To promote the protection and conservation of historic parks, gardens & designed landscapes, & to advise on their restoration. To encourage the structure for the creation of new parks, gardens & designed landscapes. Annual programme of site visits, [...]
Interests in Contracts, Education, Training and Research; run in conjunction with SAP Archaeology (Contracts), West Midlands. Two training and research excavations at: Chirbury, Shropshire and Harlaston, Staffordshire. For further details write or email.
This new site was opened in 2001. Prehistoric Kerb Cairn to the South of Newbarns Loch, Colvend. The North West, another possible Kerb Cairn with continual occupation to medieval. This site is ongoing and students are taken from July to Beginning of September. This now replaces the Botel Bailey Excavation which closed in June 2001.
Air photo interpretation and mapping for archaeological, environmental and legal purposes. Teaching nationally and internationally on archaeological uses of aerial photographs. Pioneering aerial survey in Armenia. Student placements occasionally accepted.
A firm of Consulting Engineers with various offices giving advice on all aspects of the heritage throughout the UK and internationally. Projects and publications include: A303 Stonehenge, Northgate House Winchester, Cathedral Close & Chichester City Walls Conservation Plan. Work experience schemes and volunteers involved on excavation, post-excavation and finds processing.
GAT is an educational charity governed by a board of trustees. The professional staff undertake a wide variety of archaeological work including maintenance of sites and monuments records, heritage management consultancy and contract work. It also has a ‘friends’ organisation which is open to anyone to join. See web-site for updates.
Contractor offering full archaeological service from geophysics to area excavations, including garden archaeology and building recording, to both public and private sectors, operating throughout the South-east, the Midlands, and beyond. Recent projects include a prehistoric ritual complex and Roman settlement at Cambridge Road, Bedford; the town ditch at Coventry, with over 100 waterlogged late medieval [...]
Contractors covering the Midlands and Wales. Services include evaluation, excavation, building survey and desk top analysis. Volunteers encouraged where circumstances permit.
Carries out excavation, building recording and post-excavation work for the cathedral and its precinct. Volunteers accepted for excavation and post-excavation work.
The Humber Archaeology Partnership holds the Sites and Monuments Record for the East Riding of Yorkshire and Hull. It provides advice on planning, development and site management as well as providing a public information service. The Humber SMR has records of archaeological sites and finds dating from the prehistoric period until the post-medieval period, including [...]
Activities- Extracting Warwickshire’s Past is a new project aimed at community and those interested in the archaeology of Warwickshire. Exhibitions and school packs will be created along with training and support to carry out programmes of archaeological research and fieldwork within the sand and gravel producing areas of Warwickshire.
General interest bi-monthly magazine about British archaeology. Published by the Council for British Archaeology. Contains news, features, interviews, essays, letters to the editor, book reviews and comment.
An environmental and engineering consultancy. The archaeological team can undertake archeological desk-based assessments, archaeological and heritage chapters of Environmental Impact Assessments. We can give advice on archaeological and heritage issues, liaise with consultees and arrange and monitor archaeological fieldwork. Work undertaken across the UK and Ireland
Peter Sommer Travels is a UK based tour operator offering expert led archaeological tours, gulet cruises, and private charters in Turkey, Greece, and Sicily. The trips focus on particular regions, like Sailing the Lycian Shore, or on key characters from history, such as In the Footsteps of Alexander the Great. Their small group tours visit [...]