Last edited 20 Sep 2020

About Conservation Wiki

Earthquakes

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The seismic strengthening of historic churches.


Skara Brae

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The impact Scotland’s dynamic coast has on the historic environment.


The Manor House, Bracondale

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Restoring a Jacobean house in Norwich.


Reed thatching in Scotland

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Is there hope for the future of the Tayreed beds?


Herbert Rowse

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An architect of Liverpool, inspired by historical precedent. 1 min book review.


Manchester Town Hall

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Repair and restoration to encourage access and conserve significance.


1 min book review

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Building Construction in Britain from 600AD to 1890.


Repairing the Hamilton Monument

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A memorial to a forgotten academic and political economist.


Charles Eamer Kempe

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His life, art and legacy. 1 min book review.


Birkenhead

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An ambitious Victorian new town that was not delivered as planned.


Modernist architecture

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Style over substance. Book review.


Conserving Burns Monument

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Preventing water penetration using lime grout and injection mortars.


Living buildings

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The philosophy, principles and practice of conservation. Book review.


Curated decay

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Have we accumulated too much ancient stuff?


Restoration stories

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Patina and paint in old London houses. Book review.


Measuring damp

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Assessing moisture in porous building materials.


Designing Buildings Anywhere

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