Shropshire Council

Commercial archaeological services

The Archaeology Service offers a comprehensive range of archaeological site services for developers, contractors, heritage groups and others throughout the county of Shropshire.

These field services include:

  • project design and management
  • desk-based assessments, site surveys, field walking, site evaluations
  • rescue and research excavations
  • watching briefs and archaeological monitoring of site works
  • archive and report preparation
  • site interpretation

We also offer a variety of services for local heritage and community groups:

  • advice on setting up and running archaeological projects
  • organising projects, including site surveys, field walking and excavations
  • organising events - guided walks, talks, and day schools
  • interpretation of buildings, sites, and features of archaeological interest

Take a look at some of our past field projects.