Andy Chapman

Senior Project Manager (Northampton)

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Andy is a member of MOLA’s Northampton management team. He oversees publications and leads on monitoring quality for client reports and for the preparation of monographs and journal articles.Andy gained a BSc in Physics, Mathematics and Philosophy at Liverpool University before taking up archaeology in 1973. He acted as a supervisor for the Chesterfield Archaeological Research Committee in the mid-1970s, and worked throughout England, in Northern Ireland and central France, before joining Northamptonshire Archaeology in 1984, as project supervisor, director and later manager.

Andy supervised at both West Cotton and Furnells manor, Raunds and has directed excavations on Neolithic and Bronze Age burial sites, Iron Age settlements and the medieval town defences at Northampton. He is the author or co-author of over 40 journal and magazine articles and four monographs, including the report on the important deserted hamlet of West Cotton, Raunds. Most recently, he led excavations at Northampton Station, within the outer bailey of Northampton Castle.

Andy is a Member of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA), a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London, secretary and journal editor for Northamptonshire Archaeological Society, and a committee member for CBA South Midlands. He also provides specialist reports on prehistoric pottery, worked flint, querns and millstones, metalworking debris and medieval stylised chess pieces.

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