Part of Historic Environment Scotland

Stone Cleaning

Guide for Practitioners

The original practitioners guide based on stonecleaning research includes background on sandstone characteristics, the effects of soiling agents and a comparison of the various physical and chemical cleaning methods available.

  • Audiences

    Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts

  • Date Published

    01 February 1994

  • Publisher

    Historic Scotland

  • Publication Types

    Technical, Advice & Guidance, Guides for Practitioners

  • Format(s)

    Purchase a hard copy, or download a free, digital copy.



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