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 INFORM guide provides an introduction to replacing damaged stones in an ashlar built sandstone wall.
This INFORM guide provides a basic introduction to the maintenance and repair of traditional sash and case windows.
"EFFESUS Partner Historic Scotland - General Information" is a document detailing our involvement in EFFESUS, a European research project on energy efficiency in historic districts.
This INFORM guide provides information on the use of proprietary restoration mortars for repair of stone masonry.
This INFORM guide gives a background to traditional paint finishes and guidance on decorating a traditional home.
Information for children on working in a castle.
Working in a Graveyard
Information on the legal implications of work on a historic graveyard.
"Cropmark Archaeology" provides information on investigating Scotland’s cropmarks. This informative guide leaflet covers the buried evidence of early farming in Scotland.
Information on investigating and recording historic monuments.
Information on the Listing of farm buildings in Scotland.
Information for children on medieval life and keeping clean.
Information for people interested in holding their wedding at Inchcolm Abbey.