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Metric Survey Specifications for Cultural Heritage

Metric Survey Specifications for Cultural Heritage

Metric survey forms an essential part of the conservation cycle and provides a valuable source of base mapping for analytical projects. In supplying metric survey data to buildings curators conservators architects and archaeologists surveyors need to know what makes survey work for cultural…

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Metric Survey Specifications for Cultural Heritage

Metric Survey Specifications for Cultural Heritage

…specifying survey work throughout the historic environment sector and by academics researching building conservation this is the specification for the Metric Survey Framework Agreement.Since the publication of the second edition in 2009 there have been a number of significant advances in surveying

£50.00

Map OS Ancient Britain

Map OS Ancient Britain

A Folded Historical Map and Guide of Ancient Britain to a Scale of of 1:625000 produced by Ordnance Survey

£6.25

Hillforts

Hillforts

A detailed archaeological landscape survey that like all the best pieces of detective work investigates hillforts with the combined precision of the microscope and the ability to stand back and view the bigger picture. The authors have collectively spent many decades exploring these historic sites…

£25.00

Suffolks Defended Shore

Suffolks Defended Shore

…part of the English Heritage national survey. The survey involved the examination of both modern and historic aerial photographs which led to the creation of a detailed map of the archaeological remains on the county's coast. The results of the survey are dominated by evidence for the military…

£25.00

Englands Coastal Heritage

Englands Coastal Heritage

The English Heritage Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey (RCZAS) programme has produced a wealth of new information with over 45 survey reports now completed. Alongside this the offshore survey completed as part of the Marine Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund has increased understanding of early…

£50.00

The Wessex Hillforts Project

The Wessex Hillforts Project

…the survey enabled more elaborate distinctions to be made between different classes of hillforts than has hitherto been possible. The new data reveals not only the complexity of the archaeological record preserved inside hillforts but also great variation in complexity among sites. Survey of the…

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Measured and Drawn

Measured and Drawn

…of metric survey projects undertaken on historic buildings and structures ranging from Battle Abbey Courthouse to the nave ceiling at Peterborough Cathedral. It is prepared in sequence with Where on Earth Are We? The Global Positioning System in archaeological field survey (2003) Understanding…

£15.00

The Archaeology of Hill Farming on Exmoor

The Archaeology of Hill Farming on Exmoor

The story of hill farming on Exmoor is told here for the first time through archaeological evidence newly revealed after two years of systematic survey work. This compelling narrative of human endeavour against a beguiling yet harsh landscape takes the reader from the pioneer farmers of the medieval…

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Hambledon Hill, Dorset, England

Hambledon Hill, Dorset, England

A programme of excavation and survey directed by Roger Mercer between 1974 and 1986 demonstrated that Hambledon was the site of an exceptionally large and diverse complex of earlier Neolithic earthworks including two causewayed enclosures two long barrows and several outworks some of them defensive.…

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Standing with Stones - Rupert Soskin

Standing with Stones - Rupert Soskin

…megalithic sites in a photographic journey through the British Isles.The book is divided into regions and each site featured is given its Ordnance Survey grid reference. Some like Stonehenge and Newgrange are well known and often visited but many such as Fernworthy and Bleasdale are remote and…

£19.95

An Archaeological Map of Hadrians Wall

An Archaeological Map of Hadrians Wall

…Historic Environment Records this map depicts the fruits of modern archaeological research: in field survey geophysics excavation and the analysis of aerial photographs.Using Ordnance Survey 1:25000 data - the ideal scale for walkers - this revised new map shows with great clarity all the elements…

£9.99

The Malvern Hills

The Malvern Hills

…also to focus attention on the Hills more widely as a landscape of special archaeological interest. The project involved documentary research aerial survey and fieldwork. The most significant results are presented here. These results will continue to inform management and conservation initiatives on…

£16.99

The Rows of Chester

The Rows of Chester

…street-level shops giving access to a second tier of shops at Row (first floor) level. Established in 1984 the Chester Rows Research Project aimed to survey all the Rows buildings using an interdisciplinary approach in which an appreciation of the architectural and social influences that gave rise…

£30.00

Britains Oldest Art

Britains Oldest Art

…the scientific verification of the art. It concludes with a chapter on the national search for other examples of Ice Age cave art by the Cave Art Survey Team commissioned by English Heritage.Providing a final definitive list of the motifs each with a photograph line drawing and full description…

£16.99

English Garden Cities

English Garden Cities

…authority in the field this book tells the story of a major development in England's urban and planning history and provides a timely popular survey of the achievements of the Garden City Movement and the challenge of change. This will not only appeal to planners and conservation professionals…

£9.99

Licensed to Sell

Licensed to Sell

…forms of entertainment and efforts on the part of magistrates and government to improve the pub stock.The book contains a stunning photographic survey of our pub heritage and lists most of the finest and interesting surviving examples. This new edition also explains the changes that have affected…

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Stonehenge and Avebury Map

Stonehenge and Avebury Map

…ideal for walkers and others wishing to explore the fascinating landscape of the two areas of the World Heritage Site. The map uses an Ordnance Survey 1:10000 base and draws upon information from the English Heritage Archive and recent archaeological investigations. With Stonehenge on one side and…

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Haughmond Abbey

Haughmond Abbey

…tiles are the subject of a full range of specialist reports.  There is a comprehensive analysis of the surviving claustral buildings while a survey of the earthworks surrounding the site has revealed the precinct boundary water management systems and a series of formal gardens.Different strands…

£100.00

The Hoo Peninsula Landscape

The Hoo Peninsula Landscape

…historic landscape seascape and farmstead characterisation aerial photographic mapping and analysis area assessment of the buildings detailed survey of key sites and other desk-based research. It takes a thematic view of the major influences on the history and development of the Hoo Peninsula…

£14.99

The Field Archaeology of Dartmoor

The Field Archaeology of Dartmoor

…264ppIllustrations: 224 colour and b&wPublish date: July 2011About the AuthorPhil Newman is a former Investigator in the English Heritage Archaeology Survey TeamContents Part One: Prehistoric Dartmoor Part Two: The medieval and post-medieval landscape Part Three: The industrial and military…

£30.00

The Town House in Medieval and Early Modern Bristol

The Town House in Medieval and Early Modern Bristol

…medieval and early modern houses of Bristol England’s second city in the later Middle Ages and again in the 18th century. Based partly on the survey of surviving early buildings the study also makes extensive use of documentary evidence and records of houses now demolished to analyse how town…

£100.00

The Oxford Guide to Arthurian Literature

The Oxford Guide to Arthurian Literature

…Legend is both a critical history of the Arthurian tradition and a reference guide to Arthurian works names and symbols. It offers a comprehensive survey of the legends in all of their manifestations from their origins in medieval literature to their adaptation in modern literature arts film and…

£12.99

Jewish Heritage in Britain and Ireland

Jewish Heritage in Britain and Ireland

…First published in 2006 it remains the only comprehensive guide to historic synagogues and sites in the British Isles based on an authoritative survey carried out with the support of English Heritage and the Heritage Lottery Fund.The guide is simple to use covering more than 300 sites organised…

£20.00

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