York Archaeological Trust (Archaeology Division)

YAT’s Mission Statement:
York Archaeological Trust, recognising the exceptional importance of York’s historic environment, will provide and promote archaeology of the highest possible standards in York, its region and beyond.

By excellence in archaeological discovery, research, conservation, curation, academic dissemination and through training, education and widely accessible public presentation, the Trust, an educational charity, will maximise the public benefits of archaeology

Responsible post-holder(s): 
David Jennings, Chief Executive
01904 663 000
Offices and contacts
York office
47 Aldwark, York, North Yorkshire YO1 7BX
David Apsden, Operations and Contracts Manager
01904 663 018
Sheffield office
ArcHeritage, 54 Campo Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2EG
Anna Badcock, Regional Director
0114 272 8884
Glasgow office
Northlight Heritage, Studio 406, Southblock, 64 Osborne Street, Glasgow, G1 5QH
Alan Leslie, Director
0845 901 1142
Nottingham office
Trent and Peak Archaeology, Unit 1, Holly Lane, Chilwell, Nottingham, NG9 4AB
Howard Jones, Regional Director
0115 896 7400
Additional contacts: 

David Apsden, Operations and Contracts Manager
Commercial Services
Tel: 01904 663 018
Email: dapsden [at] yorkat.co.uk

Ian Panter, Principal Conservator
All types of archaeological and artefact conservation, preservation in-situ advice and monitoring and specialist wet wood recording and conservation
Tel: 01904 663 036
Email: ipanter [at] yorkat.co.uk

Jennifer Miller, Director
Forensic archaeology, environmental archaeology (including soils, plant identification and charcoal identification), zooarchaeology and human osteology
Tel: 01412 583 597
Email: jmiller [at] yorkat.co.uk

Marcus Abbott, Surveyor
Digital survey, visualisation, archaeological reconstruction, 3D laser scanning, photogrammetry
Tel: 01142 728 884
Email: mabbott [at] yorkat.co.uk

Alan Leslie, Director
All archaeology in respect to Scottish legislation
Tel: 0141 271 4746
Email: aleslie [at] yorkat.co.uk

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.
Elsewhere in Europe
Elsewhere in the World
East Midlands
East of England
North East
North West (inc. Isle of Man)
South East (inc. London, Isle of Wight)
South West (inc. Isles of Scilly)
West Midlands
Yorkshire and the Humber
Northern Ireland
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
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

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