GUARD Archaeology Ltd

GUARD Archaeology specialise in the management of archaeology and heritage projects. We provide a comprehensive range of services for private and public sector organisations throughout Scotland and beyond.

Responsible post-holder(s): 
John Atkinson, Managing Director
0141 445 8800
Offices and contacts
Glasgow office
52 Elderpark Workspace, 100 Elderpark Street, Glasgow, G51 3TR
John Atkinson, Managing Director
0141 445 8800
Edinburgh Office
Bilston Glen Business Centre, 6 Dryden Road, Bilston Glen Industrial Estate, Loanhead, Midlothian, EH20 9LZ
Ronan Toolis, Commercial Director
0131 448 1050
Additional contacts: 

John Atkinson, Managing Director
Commercial Services
Tel: 0141 445 8800
Email: info [at]

Ronan Toolis, Commercial Director
Commercial Services
Tel: 0131 448 1050
Email: ronan.toolis [at]

Regions and services
See below for a list of this Registered Organisation's operational regions and services.
Registration period: 
The geographical regions and services listed for this organisation represent work undertaken within the last 3 years. The services listed are either provided in-house or are bought-in - please contact the organisation for further details.
North East
conservation management plans
design of investigations, procurement of services, contract management and monitoring
EIAs, DBAs, documentary research
provision of commercial historic environment advice to developers, public inquiries
Education & outreach
collections and archive curation
interpretation and displays
public outreach, participation and events
teaching and training
university-based research
Fieldwork / post-fieldwork
analysis of artefacts, industrial residues, environmental material and human remains
building analysis and recording
characterisation and appraisals
field evaluation
geophysical survey
maritime archaeology
measured and topographical survey
object conservation
watching briefs

Chartered Institute for Archaeologists
Power Steele Building, Wessex Hall
Whiteknights Road, Earley,
Reading RG6 6DE

0118 966 2841
admin [at]