AOC News and Events

AOC to Advise St. Helena Government

AOC’s chairman John Barber is working with government staff on the island of St Helena, in the South Atlantic

Update on Leith Fort Rediscovered

AOC conducted three weeks of excavation in November, in advance of building works at the site of Fort House, Leith

Conservation of a WW1 Railway Bogey

AOC was pleased to undertake conservation on this unusual object, discovered in the shallows around Inchcolm Island in the Firth of Forth

From the archive: Saxon antler from Covent Garden

An interesting antler find from Saxon London…

AOC Archaeology awarded Historic Scotland Human Remains Contract

We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded Historic Scotland’s rapid response contract for discoveries of human remains…

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Our Professional Services

AOC offers a wide range of professional services tailored to your needs.

With over 40 highly qualified and specialist staff based in our offices across Britain, we can respond quickly to the needs and aspirations of our clients in any part of the country.

We are experts at balancing the interests of stakeholders with our professional responsibility to the shared heritage and offer a range of solutions for complex heritage situations, which are founded on realistic and achievable goals. This is all supported by a high quality financial and project management framework.


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Built Heritage

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Discover Your Heritage

AOC Archaeology Group is committed to enabling the wider community to discover more about their Heritage.

From participation in excavations and surveys to dissemination of information about the sites we have excavated through lectures, workshops and publications, we actively encourage communities to discover our shared heritage. We also help communities develop their own heritage projects.

Discover Your Heritage

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