Established in 1989, Cotswold Archaeology is a Top Four supplier of professional archaeology and heritage services in the UK. Employing over 180 professional staff  we provide expert, bespoke solutions for both private and public sector clients nationwide.

On these pages you can find out more about us and what we do. On the About Us pages you can learn more about the company and its history. We also spotlight some of the best discoveries in the first 25 years of our existence, and some notable finds in the first 5 years since we opened an office in Milton Keynes.

You can also learn about the things that matter to us: our values and the policies we follow to ensure that we maintain a high quality service; act safely and responsibility and minimise our impact on the environment.

On the Our People pages you can learn about the key individuals that help make Cotswold Archaeology the company that it is, and on the Services  page the range of expertise we provide.


If you have any questions about any of our services please phone or email key individuals in each office.

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Company news

new trustees

We have recently added two new trustees to our Board. Professor Christopher Gerrard has held a Chair in Archaeology at Durham University since 2009. He gained a PhD at the University of Bristol in 1987 and joined the newly-formed Cotswold Archaeological Trust (as we were called then) in 1989, going on to become the Senior…
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