Protecting our Archaeological
Heritage for the Nation.


The Treasure Trove Unit works with a number of official bodies and groups across Scotland and beyond.

SHCG - Scottish Heritage Crime Group

NCCSS - National Committee on Carved Stones in Scotland

EPFRN - European Public Finds Recording Network


Our unit also contributes to ongoing research into areas of Scottish archaeology and artefact studies. We currently contribute to the following research bodies:

SIGILVM - we provide a round-up of Scottish finds twice a year

DES (Discovery and Excavation in Scotland) - TTU provide data on finds that are made and reported in Scotland