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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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Edinburgh Castle Research
All known occasions when Edinburgh Castle was besieged and attempts were made, successful or not, to take possession of her by stealth or force.
Document outlining the significance of Urquhart Castle, including key features which make the property special.
Updated 2019 in English and other languages
Hunt around the castle with our free, fun-filled quiz and discover some of our more unusual stories.
A short leaflet detailing what to see and do at Urquhart Castle, the jewel of Loch Ness.
Historic Environment Scotland's (HES) Volunteer Policy.
This book showcases images from the National Collection in a remarkable illustration of this landmark era.
A document covering volunteering in Scotland’s historic environment: its scale, range and positive impact.
this stunning volume showcases Erskine Beveridge's photography and highlights one of the nation's earliest and most remarkable photographic collections.
Document outlining the significance of Wanlockhead Beam Engine, including key features which make the property special.
A look at Scotland’s recent wartime defences, from Martello towers to the world wars.
An introduction to tidal energy in the historic environment.
Use and adaptation of listed buildings
After years of uncertainty the Former Academy and Burgh halls became the new home of the West Dunbartonshire Council.