• 75

    miles of road analysed and excavated in the last 5 years

  • 5000

    items available in our library

  • 15000

    burials excavated in the last 5 years

  • 325

    archives deposited with museums in the last 5 years

Project feed

Every week our teams of archaeologists are uncovering interesting finds across the country. Whether it is an artefact or an ecofact, each piece of evidence helps us build a more detailed picture of the past. 

Join us in an exciting journey of discovery.


From everyone at OA...


A very merry Christmas! We will see you soon in 2024 for another great year of amazing, fascinating, exciting archaeology!

Merry Christmas from everyone at OA! Photos of different teams with a Christmas touch.
Portrait of Richard Brown

Richard is in Birmingham 


Richard is at the Highways UK exhibition in Birmingham supporting our clients Keir Group and sharing the amazing archaeology from our projects with all visitors. 

Richard is in Birmingham
An illustration drawing outline of people