Building conservation publications from the Engine Shed, ranging from detailed technical papers to advice for conservation beginners.
TAN 01 - Preparation and Use of Lime Mortars
A guide to the principles underlying the use of lime mortars in re-pointing and masonry consolidation.
TAN 02 - Conservation of Plasterwork
Information on plaster found in Scottish traditional buildings.
TAN 06 - Earth Structures and Construction in Scotland
A guide to the recognition and conservation of earth technology in Scottish buildings.
TAN 07 - Access to the Built Heritage
Advice on improving access for visitors to historic buildings and monuments.
TAN 08 - The Historic Scotland Guide to International Conservation Charters
Comprehensive analysis of over 70 international statements of conservation principles.
TAN 09 - Stonecleaning of Granite Buildings
Advice on testing, specification and execution of stonecleaning on granite buildings.