This gives details of all aspects of turf construction in Scotland from the material itself, methods of building and tools used as well as a number of case studies. Maintenance and conservation of such buildings are also considered.
Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts
The Engine Shed is accredited by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and National Open College Network (NOCN).
The Engine Shed has been supported by a grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Thanks to National Lottery players, we have been able to share knowledge of traditional building materials, develop skills and raise standards in conservation for traditional buildings.