Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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Digital documentation, computer vision and machine learning for masonry surveying and maintenance
A paper exploring innovative 3D surveying techniques and data processing solutions for the monitoring and maintenance of masonry walls, with the aim of introducing techniques which can improve efficiencies in inspection and maintenance approaches.
Document outlining the significance of Temple Wood Stone Circles, including key features which make the property special.
Available in English, French, Gaelic, German, Italian and Spanish
Find out about the Antonine Wall, including what you can see and do today.
Frontiers of the Roman Empire
An introduction to the Frontiers of the Roman Empire: Antonine Wall World Heritage Site.
A summary of work undertaken to review the cultural significance and national importance of neolithic and bronze age burial monuments in northwest Scotland, centred on Assynt parish, Sutherland.
Explore the Blackhouse and White House with this fun, fact-finding mission.
English and Gaelic
Look for clues around the house to answer these questions
A look at the evidence relating to Lewis blackhouses as exemplified by those at Arnol.
Summary Report on the Community Consultation for the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site Management Plan review.
Overview of the discovery, recording and authentication of prehistoric animal carvings at Dunchraigaig Cairn.
Edinburgh Castle Research
Research investigating the early source material relating to Edinburgh Castle
This report identifies projects about or connected to heritage in Scotland that have received funding from the European Union between 2007 and 2016.