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Excavation Controlled archaeological excavation has been the core of TPA’s activities for over 40 years. Small to large, urban to open-area rural - TPA has unrivalled local expertise.
Geophysical Survey Geophysical survey is a non-invasive remote sensing technique, allowing us to ‘see beneath the soil’. TPA can undertake resisitivity (earth resistance) and magnetometry (fluxgate gradiometry) surveys.
High Definition Survey Laser scanning and HDR photography is revolutionising the recording of cultural heritage. Millimetre accuracy, high speed and stunning visuals  - TPA is at the forefront of this exciting field.
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Trent & Peak Archaeology  Established 1967
Written Assessments TPA can provide Desk-based assessments, Environmental Impact Assessments, Historic Area Assessments, Heritage Statements, Written Schemes of Investigations and Project Designs.
Community Archaeology TPA has decades of experience working with local groups and local people. We aim to inform and empower  - it’s your archaeology!
Building Recording Building recording and analysis to English Heritage and RCHMS standards, medium format and HDR photography, metric survey and laser scanning.
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Field evaluation Evaluation of possible archaeological deposits in the field will save money in the long term. Techniques include fieldwalking, boreholing, test-pitting and trial trenching. 
Environmental Services We do environmental processing.
Resource Management We do resource management and large-scale research projects. 
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Advice and Assistance We offer specialist advice on possible archaeological planning issues.
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Post-excavation Services TPA can offer specialist post- excavation services including finds analysis, assistance with publication, experimental archaeology and more. 
Watching Briefs During a Watching Brief an archaeologist monitors ongoing groundworks for surviving deposits of archaeological interest. This can be very cost-effective for smaller developments.
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Trent & Peak Archaeology is a trading name of York Archaeological Trust for Excavation and Research. Limited Registered Office: 47 Aldwark, York, YO1 7BX A Company Limited by Guarantee Registered in England No. 1430801 A registered Charity in England & Wales (No. 509060) and Scotland (No. SCO42846)