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Short Guide: Lead Theft - Guidance on Protecting Traditional Buildings

Short Guide 2

This short guide offers practical guidance on how to reduce the risk of lead theft and how to protect the lead on buildings. It also sets out Historic Environment Scotland’s policy on dealing with the loss of lead from a listed building, and the question of using alternative materials to replace lead.

  • Audiences

    Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts

  • Date Published

    01 June 2015

  • Publication Types

    Technical, Advice & Guidance, Short Guide

  • Format(s)

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    Lead Theft (660.40 KB)

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