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Welcome to Foundations Archaeology

Pipeline or road scheme, house extension or historic building conversion, no job is too big or too small for our dedicated and highly skilled team of heritage specialists.

Foundations Archaeology is a well-established, highly professional company. With 20 years of experience in consulting and contracting, Foundations has built up a nationwide reputation for consistent rapid, high quality and cost-effective work.

Foundations is a registered organisation with the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists and all senior staff members belong to the Institute. The business has held the highly regarded quality standard ISO:9001 for eleven years, making it unique amongst its competitors.

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A few of our wide range of services include:

  • Watching Brief, Evaluation and Excavation
  • Consultancy and Heritage Asset Assessment
  • Desk Based Assessments 
  • Environmental Statement Chapters
  • Historic Building Recording 
  • Landscape Surveys
  • Photography

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"I can confirm that I have
instructed and worked with
Foundations Archaeology on
numerous developments both for
Linden Homes and Persimmon Homes
over the past decade. I have always
found Foundations Archaeology to be
economical, professional, responsive
and eager to work with our site and
design teams to undertake
investigation works promptly and to
assist us in discharging our Planning
responsibilities with the minimum
amount of disruption to the overall
development programme. I would not
hesitate in recommending Roy and his
team to any developer or individual
needing the services of a practical
and professional Archaeological

Nick Ashfield
Regional Technical Manager
Linden Homes