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20th Century Planning

This lecture will cover modern town planning movement, international styles of architecture and modern materials.

Heavy Metal Weekend: Walking Tour

Join a walking tour of Stirling as we explore the built heritage around us.

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Scottish Architectural Ironwork

This event will delve into the history of Scottish ironwork and its conservation.

Exterior view of The Engine Shed

Heavy Metal Weekend

We invite you to join our Mötley Crüe at the Engine Shed for a weekend of ‘heavy metal’ at its best.

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The Linlithgow ExFEARience

Join us on a Halloween tour of the dark corridors of Linlithgow palace, and meet some unexpected characters along the way.

A plastic bucket filled with traditional lime mortar.

Mortars: Origins and Scottish Traditions

The historic background, sources and practices in the application of a range of traditional mortars.

A yellow traditionally harled wall.

Plasters, Renders and Harling

An overview of the traditional materials used.

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Improving Energy Efficiency

A discussion of current methods of sympathetically improving thermal performance in traditional buildings.

Two people crouching by a wall, one holding a clipboard, surveying the building.

Principles of Surveying

The role of documentation in the conservation process and a review of surveying techniques.

A person dressed in a white apron troweling an earth wall.

Earth Construction

An examination of the use of unfired earth construction in Scotland’s historic environment.

A circular iron door knocker on a wooden door.

Traditions of Wrought Iron

An examination of the fundamental properties and physical characteristics of iron.

A slate roofed brick building with round arched windows.

Slate Roofs of Scotland

A discussion of the origins of Scottish slate roofing from the 16th century to the present.