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Comprehensive analysis of over 70 international statements of conservation principles.
Advice on testing, specification and execution of stonecleaning on granite buildings.
Guidance on the effects, removal and control of biological growths on sandstone structures.
A guide to Scottish geology and stone working methods.
A guide to applying archaeological techniques to thatch and thatching in Scotland.
An account of the benefits of lime finishes on traditional buildings.
A guide to control measures for burrowing animals around archaeological sites and monuments.
A statement on understanding bracken and its interaction with archaeological monuments and sites.
Advice on treating graffiti on historic surfaces.
A guide to aggregates for use in mortars to match those used in historic buildings in Scotland.
A guide to repair and details of newer technologies regarding masonry clad steel-framed buildings.
A look at Scottish slate, and quarries where reopening could be investigated.