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 Here you will find our unpublished reports from 1988 to 2019.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 Press

An article by CNN showcases a Danish exhibition including a skeleton excavated by TVAS.

TVAS Press

Job Vacancies

June 2021

TVAS have openings for two field archaeologists.

TVAS Press

Reconstruction of a Viking face.

TVAS Press

Announcing the latest TVASPress publications: Occasional Paper 44 and Monograph 40.

TVAS Press

Excavations at Tubney reveal a Roman ladder settlement.

TVAS Press

Excavations at Woodsford reveal ceramic coin moulds