Thames Valley Archaeological Services

Providing archaeological solutions for both planning and research. Explore our website or contact us for further details of the services and resources which we provide.

Report Archive

TVAS recognises the importance of sharing the results of fieldwork with the wider community, which is why the majority of our reports are freely available in the online database. Click here to start exploring 31 years of TVAS projects. Here you will find our unpublished reports from 1988 to 2019.

The Company

31 years of experience and over 2,500 projects ranging from watching briefs, geophysical surveys, evaluations and desk-based assessments to substantial area excavations. TVAS has offices in Reading, Brighton, Taunton, Stoke-on-Trent, Wellingborough and a sister company in Ennis, TVAS Ireland. The Reading head office covers Southern England and the South Midlands.

Scientific Dating Archive

TVAS is undergoing a programme of collating and uploading all scientific dates with a range from the Neolithic to Post-medieval periods. The database provides information about the samples tested along with the option to download or purchase the PDF report. Click here to access the database.

TVAS are excited to announce the continuing expansion of our geophysical survey services accross the UK.

Members of our team will be representing TVAS and our decades of research at the East Reading Festival in Palmer Park on Sunday the 23rd of June.

TVAS Press

We are pleased to announce the publication of Monograph 31 and Occasional Papers 32 & 33

Tackley Mosaic

TVAS take on one of our most exciting projects to date: Tackley Roman Villa, Oxfordshire

Our field team at Dryleaze Quarry conduct excavation of barrow cemetery with stunning results

Fieldwork has recently been completed on our Silver Street excavation. If you could not make the open day, further information is available on our resources page.