Last edited 13 Apr 2020

Historic Landscape Characterisation

The terms ‘Historic Landscape Characterisation’ (HLC) and ‘Historic Land-use Assessment’ (HLA) refer to the identification and interpretation of historic aspects of the existing landscape or townscape in a particular area.

This is referred to as Historic Landscape Characterisation in England and Wales and Historic Land-use Assessment in Scotland.

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