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Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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Introductory Designations Report 2018
This report is to inform the designations review of over 300 buildings in Scotland which are thatched or are recorded as having had been thatched. 236 of these buildings are currently listed (2018).
Updated 2019 in English and other languages
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Edinburgh Castle Research
Research investigating the early source material relating to Edinburgh Castle
New research into tournaments held in Edinburgh