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Our Place in Time

Scotland’s first ever strategy for the historic environment sets out a vision of how our heritage can be understood, valued, cared for and enjoyed.

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Search Scotland’s designated heritage, along with our designation and scheduling consent decisions.


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Scottish Heritage Angel Awards Shortlist

The shortlist for the Scottish Heritage Angel Awards 2017 has been revealed, showcasing a range of diverse heritage projects from the full scale reconstruction of an Iron Age roundhouse in Dumfries and Galloway to the restoration of a medieval kirk on the Black Isle.

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