About Us 

In line with current global concerns, our field work takes a proactive stance on protecting the environment, its fauna and flora, and local waterways.

 

When possible all materials are reused or recycled and on-site work follows specific Health and Safety and Environmental guidelines which are applicable to the project.

 

Having worked with conservationists and construction firms in urban and rural settings, NG Archaeology has a positive approach to these matters.

 

As a small company we will always outsource specialist work to our archaeological colleagues, in areas of environmental analysis, dendrochronology, and detailed artefact identification and use.  

 

In accordance with local council policy and good practise we look to provide the local community with information about the archaeology being uncovered, be it organised site visits, talks or the inclusion of volunteers and Community Service workers whenever possible.

 

In supporting the idea of sustainable archaeological practise we look to maintain an open dialogue with clients and the broader community.

 

In doing so we hope to provide a service which is welcomed by all those involved in community and commerical developments in which we are asked to participate.

the team

Josephine Garry, MA, PCIfA

Josephine Garry studied in the rich historic and prehistoric area of Carmarthen, South Wales, after which she worked in London at the major multi-period excavation at Dover Street. Following three years working in Scottish archaeology, she completed her MA at Orkney College, once more studying in one of the richest landscapes in Europe before returning to the field in Scotland and Ireland.  Having previously worked in charitable organizations in the visual arts, media and environment she is committed to encouraging community involvement and providing opportunities to newly qualified archaeologists. In line with embracing new opportunities, she completed her PADI Open Water certification in Scotland, and enjoys the cold waters of Scotland.

ng-archaeology-services@hotmail.co.uk

Andrea Roberta Bavas, BA (Hons), Msc

Andrea Roberta Bavas has worked in commercial archaeology as a field archaeologist and osteologist since 2014, and is the Human remains specialist for NG Archaeology. She completed her undergraduate degree in 2012 in Sociology at the American College of Greece with a double minor in Anthropology & Archaeology, before specialising with an Msc in Forensic Anthropology at the University of Edinburgh. Her particular interests lie in human skeletal analysis, and she wrote her thesis on bone histology in relation to age estimations. An avid attendee of academic workshops and conferences, Andrea also devotes her time to public engagement including primary and secondary school visits.

andreabavas@hotmail.com

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