J. M. Leigh Surveys is a geophysical
survey consultancy, specialising in archaeological surveys. We provide
geophysical surveys throughout Ireland and the UK for a variety
of commercial and research projects. As a geophysical consultancy,
we specialise in surveys to meet planning application requirements
as well as providing services for pre-planning applications and
Our web site is designed to provide
information about J. M. Leigh Surveys, our services, and the role
of geophysics in archaeology. Geophysical survey is a non-intrusive
method of locating and identifying buried archaeological remains.
Archaeological geophysics has become an invaluable tool for archaeological
evaluations, and is widely applied to the commercial and research
The implementation of geophysics as
part of archaeological assessments allows a rapid site investigation
highlighting areas of archaeological potential and identifying buried
remains, without the need for extensive intrusive test trenching.
J. M. Leigh Surveys has been operating in Ireland since 2006 and
our knowledge of geophysics and passion for archaeology has led
to us quickly becoming one of the leading geophysical survey consultancies
in Ireland. We provide high quality surveys and detailed geophysical
reports for both the research and commercial sectors of archaeology.
Geophysical survey is tailored to meet the needs of individual projects.
We offer a variety of geophysical techniques
to ensure a comprehensive and professional service to meet the requirements
of the survey.