Who We Are

Armour Heritage was founded in 2012 as a heritage and archaeology consultancy practice.  Based in Somerset but operating UK-wide, we provide our clients with cost-effective, customer focused planning solutions in any situation where archaeology or heritage related matters are an issue, from the earliest consideration of a potential site, through promotion, master planning and beyond.

We work extensively in planning for the residential & mixed-use, energy, education, infrastructure, industrial, retail, leisure & agricultural sectors, and our team will always be on hand to offer practical advice and tailored solutions.

Armour Heritage is a Registered Organisation (RO) with the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists.


Company Ethos

AH is committed to providing a professional, cost effective, fit for purpose service to our clients to ensure a reasonable and proportionate approach to archaeological assessment and mitigation. Our tailored, innovative and customer focused solutions, are designed not only to enhance and conserve our nation’s heritage, but to offer best value to our clients and stakeholders in the heritage industry alike. 


The Team

Rob Armour Chelu BSc (Hons) MCIfA (Tel. 07964 863143)

Rob has worked in commercial archaeology since 1995 and in heritage consultancy since 2005. Rob's particular areas of expertise include the assessment of green and brown field sites for all types of development and input into planning applications where heritage is an issue such as Listed Building Consent or development within Conservation Areas.

Rob also specialises in the assessment of setting and significance of heritage assets for all forms of development, both in rural and urban contexts.

Sue Farr BA (Hons) MCIfA (Tel. 07985 631411)

Sue has worked since 1995 in both commercial and curatorial archaeology, acting as a member of Wiltshire's curatorial team and subsequently as a Senior Project Manager at a large archaeological company. Her specialism is the procurement and management of archaeological fieldwork projects alongside a suite of graphics and IT skills.