Aeon Archaeology
Company Profile

Aeon Archaeology was established in 2012 and is a Registered Organisation with the Institute for Archaeologists (IfA). Our aim is to provide affordable archaeological contractual and consultancy services for your company, project, or private development. Covering northern England, north and mid-Wales we offer our expertise and advice in archaeological works including desk based assessments, environmental impact assessments, watching briefs, historic building records, evaluations, and excavations. For a full comprehensive list of the services we offer please visit the ‘Services’ section.

We are here to help you through the planning process and strive to meet the needs of your project and timescales. We specialise in ensuring that your development or project meets the requirements and conditions set by the planning department within an affordable budget.

Aeon Archaeology is insured through Towergate Risk Solutions.

For a quotation or advice please contact us.


Richard Cooke
Archaeological Contractor
& Consultant

Richard has a Bachelors degree with honours in Archaeology from The University of Liverpool and a Masters degree in Countryside Management from The University of Bangor. He has been working within commercial archaeology for thirteen years and has provided expert contractual and consultancy services for projects ranging from private house developments and extensions through to offshore wind-farms, road improvement schemes, utility pipelines, and a nuclear power-station. He holds a current Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) award, First Aid certificate, and is a Member of the Institute for Archaeologists (MIfA).

Contact us

Chester (Head Office)
Obsidian Offices, Chantry Court
Chester CH1 4QN

16 Meadow Garth, Tadcaster
North Yorkshire LS24 8LY

01244 531 585
07866 925 393

Archaeology site

Aeon Archaeology is a Registered Organisation with the Institute for Archaeologists (IfA)