Archaeological Solutions

Welcome to Archaeological Solutions Limited

An aerial view of work during AS' recent excavation project at Soham in Cambridgeshire.An aerial view of work during AS' recent excavation project at Soham in Cambridgeshire.

Archaeological Solutions provides the services to satisfy the archaeological requirements of your planning application.

AS is an independent archaeological contractor providing archaeological services to both public and private sector clients nationwide. AS provide services to clients to fulfil National Planning Policy Framework 2012 requirements and can assist in fulfilling the requirements of Section 106 agreements.

We carry out projects ranging from short programmes of archaeological monitoring and recording to full-scale open area excavation with all of the related research and analysis. We have a wealth of experience in urban archaeology, rural archaeology, building recording and all aspects of archaeological contracting.

AS can offer archaeological advice regarding your planning application and can offer information on archaeological legislation. We can provide help and advice no matter what archaeological service you require.

Latest News

Nov 25, 2016

Remains of extinct prehistoric cattle found in Cambridgeshire

During excavation at a Cambridgeshire quarry, AS Field Team encountered a large pit containing multiple fills. At its base was part of the remains of an animal that has been extinct in Britain for over 3000 years. Read more
Oct 19, 2016

Neolithic Arrowheads from sites in Suffolk and Hertfordshire

Amongst the most interesting and most visually-striking of flint artefacts encountered on archaeological sites are leaf-shaped arrowheads of the early Neolithic period. Two such items recently recovered by AS from separate sites in two different counties show something particularly interesting. Read more
Sep 23, 2016

Evidence for Iron Age or Roman warfare?

Analysis has revealed evidence for traumatic injuries caused by a large-bladed implement Read more
Aug 03, 2016

Feedback from former employees

Here at Archaeological Solutions Ltd we are very proud of our status as an accredited Investor in People so it is always nice to hear that staff have had good experiences working for AS. Read more

Employment Opportunities

AS regularly recruits field staff and we would be pleased to receive CVs so that we may email out details of our field vacancies. Please email your CV to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Specialist Analysis

AS offer Specialist Faunal, Archaeobotanical, Pottery, Lithics and Ceramic Building Material analysis.

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