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Archaeological Investigations for Cemetery Extensions

BUARC has been working with the New Forest District Council to identify new areas of land suitable for proposed cemetery extensions. We have been working alongside council staff, as well as the New Forest National Park Authority‚Äôs advisors, on a number of projects where our fieldwork and survey services have been utilised to excellent effect…. Read more »

Dartmoor revisited: Watching Brief on Flat Tor Pan

BUARC staff once again braved the elements and returned to work on the beautiful Flat Tor Pan in Dartmoor National park. This involved an Archaeological Watching Brief on the restoration work being carried out by The Dartmoor Mires Project team. This is a continuation of work which ran from August to October 2014. The Dartmoor… Read more »

BUARC Archaeological Excavations in Wimborne

The BUARC team have completed post-excavation on a Late Bronze Age-Early Iron Age settlement north of Wimborne, Dorset. The project was carried out on behalf of Bloor Homes Ltd on a proposed residential development for the area. Archaeological excavations, carried out in late 2014, revealed three areas of archaeological significance including a late prehistoric settlement… Read more »

Staff Training: First Aid for 2015

BUARC staff completed their Emergency First Aid at Work training, organized through Bournemouth University and EFA Training. Safety of all staff is paramount to the team especially when working in remote locations or around heavy machinery. All fieldwork staff hold CSCS cards and risk assessments are completed and updated before each job commences. BUARC has… Read more »