Welcome to GUARD Archaeology Limited
We believe in providing archaeological services that are dedicated, ethical and progressive in outlook, whilst remaining professional, efficient and highly competitive in delivery.

GUARD Archaeology specialises in the management of archaeology and cultural heritage projects. We provide a comprehensive and competitive range of services for private and public sector groups alike, throughout Scotland and elsewhere in the UK and Europe. We are committed to providing high quality services, closely aligned with our clients' needs. We have a consistent track record in effective project management, ensuring that our work not only meets agreed deadlines and budgets but attains a high professional standard. We bring value and quality to every project, large or small, to the mutual benefit of our clients and the historic environment.

Recent research by GUARD Archaeology into Iron Age settlement patterns in Galloway in south-west Scotland raises the question of whether the right perspective has been taken when trying to make sense of Iron Age settlement patterns across Scotland.

Excavating archaeological sites can be thirsty work. Not a problem for GUARD Archaeology diggers though, who now have a choice of three GUARD Archaeology beers to quench their thirst!

A significant assemblage of Roman pottery, metalwork and metalworking debris from a series of pits and ditches sheds new light upon life during the early stages of settlement outside a Roman Fort in central Scotland.

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