Archaeological Services

archaeological services

BaRAS has unrivalled knowledge of Bristol having served both the city and the surrounding south-west for over 30 years. With a commitment to delivering work to a high standard, on time, and within budget, our well-rounded professional service to clients includes:

Latest News & Events

Land at New Barns Farm, West Hill, Wincanton, Somerset

A watching brief near Wincanton was undertaken prior to a housing development. A known Roman villa lies up-slope from the site.

Numbers 1–4 Portland Square, St Pauls, Bristol

Recent research for a study of these Georgian-fronted buildings in the south-west corner of the square revealed details of Bristol’s shoe manufacturing history.

Castle Park, Bristol

BaRAS archaeologists have recently carried out a survey of the remains of the castle keep in Castle Park, Bristol.

St Luke’s Hall, Bedminster

St Luke’s Hall, a former Methodist-run ragged school and soup kitchen at William Street, Bedminster, was photographically recorded by Tracey Smith prior to its conversion into flats.

Former Workhouse Buildings at Southmead Hospital, Bristol

BaRAS has performed a building recording on former workhouse buildings that form part of Southmead Hospital and which are due to be demolished.