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Results of a conference held to address the effects of coastal erosion on sites and monuments in Scotland and the best ways of mitigating this recently-recognised threat.
"Conservation of Historic Graveyards" outlines proceedings taken from the seminar in November 2001 run jointly with Historic Scotland and the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
Conference proceedings (1998) covering fire legislation, protection measures and fire management in historic buildings.
Papers on the value of traditional building materials and techniques and promoting the use of Scottish resources.
Proceedings of the 'Workshop on Lime Rendered Facades' held in Sweden in 1998.
Papers given at a 2002 conference on medieval and later rural settlements.
Proceedings of the Interim Meeting for the International Council of Museums Committee for Conservation Metal Working Group, Metal 2013.
Academic publication with the full papers that were presented at the Monuments in Monuments Conference in September 2019
Proceedings of a conference in 2002 to broaden the understanding of timber as a building material.