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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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This leaflet provides guidance for those directly involved with organising work in historic burial grounds on how to minimise the damage caused by emergency measures to ensure monument stability.
Statutory data report embedded in Mainstreaming and 2021-25 Equality Outcomes Report
Easy Read version
Simplified and accessible version of our Mainstreaming and 2021-25 Equality Outcomes Report.
This document outlines our commitment to equalities and sets out our equality outcomes, diversity profile and gender pay gap information for 2017-2021.
Information on the Listing of farm buildings in Scotland.
This plan is implemented throughout our organisation and was established in response to the legal requirement under the Gaelic Language Act (2005).
This plan was developed in response to the legislative requirements as part of the Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005.
Working in a Graveyard
Information on the legal implications of work on a historic graveyard.
Information on best practice in maintaining a historic graveyard from planning through to implementation.
Looking After Gravestones
This leaflet describes best practice in looking after gravestones.
Health and Safety Guidance for Visitors and Owners
Guidance on health and safety issues for visitors to graveyards and owners of memorials.
Health and Safety for Works Teams and Volunteers
This leaflet provides straightforward guidance on how to work safely in historic graveyards.