• 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.

Happy archaeologist dressed in orange PPE.

Jess is in the Lancaster office


Jess popped in to see our colleague Richard and our super volunteer Lynn in the Lancaster office. Here they are washing finds (spot the newly clean pottery sherds in the tray!) today. Thanks for all your help, Lynn!

Volunteer Lynn and archaeologist Richard washing finds in the Lancaster office
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Portrait of Patrick Lambert

Paddy is excavating with Cosmo in our East region


Paddy's lovely cockapoo Cosmo is proudly posing atop the Roman road excavation at Priors Hall, Corby, being happy about being involved in Roman archaeology and all the attention. It makes us wonder, how did the Romans say "Who's a good boy?"

Image of golden dog sitting on a trench
An illustration drawing of a trowel
Portrait of Gareth Hayes

Gareth is in our Cambridge office


Who says that archaeology is only about digging up finds! After spending time on site, Gareth was in the Cambridge office washing a well-preserved cow skull from one of our sites in Cambridgeshire. He had some help from our colleague Gregorz, in the background. 

Gareth washing a cow skull
An illustration drawing of an acorn attached to a leaf.