The online resource for the historic environment

5.14 Reading list

Essential reading
Australia ICOMOS (1999) The Burra Charter Australia ICOMOS
BSI Standards Publications BS 7913: 2013. Guide to the conservation of historic buildings BSI, London
Brisbane, M and Wood, J (1996) A Future for Our Past? An introduction to heritage studies English Heritage, London
Clark, K. (2001) Informed Conservation English Heritage, London
Earl, J. (2003) Building Conservation Philosophy Donhead/College of Estate Management, Shaftesbury
Heritage Lottery Fund. (2012) Conservation Plan Guidance HLF, London

Recommended Reading
Bridgwood, B & Lennie, L (2009) History, Performance and Conservation, Technologies of Architecture Vol 5, Taylor and Francis, Abingdon
Cox, A & Thompson, I (1998) Contracting for Business Success Thomas Telford, London
Cox, A & Townsend, M (1998) Strategic Procurement in Construction Thomas Telford, London
English Heritage (2003) Managing Local Authority Heritage Assets EH, London
English Heritage (2000) Power of Place: The future of the historic environment English Heritage, London
Heritage Lottery Fund (2013) Project Business Plan Guidance HLF, London
Heritage Alliance (2004) The Heritage Dynamo THA, London
Historic Scotland (1992) The Care of Historic Buildings & Ancient Monuments By Government Departments in Scotland HS, Edinburgh
Historic Scotland (1997) Access to the Built Heritage Technical Advice Note 7, HS, Edinburgh
Bell, D. (1998) The Historic Scotland Guide to International Convention Charters and Conservation Areas Technical Advice Note 8, Historic Scotland, Edinburgh.
Historic Scotland (2002) Passed to the Future Historic Scotland, Edinburgh
ISO 15686-1: 2000(E) Statement for Requirements: Terminology - Preliminary
Murdoch, J & Hughes, W (2008 4th edn) Construction Contract: Law and Management Taylor & Francis
Department for Culture Media and Sport. (Revised June 2014) Guidance to the Listed Places of Worship Grant Scheme.
CLA. How to Pay Less or no VAT on Work to Heritage and Other Existing Buildings.

Useful Websites
Heritage Lottery Fund see Conservation Management Plans
Building Conservation Directory for archival information on various subjects
Health and Safety Executive for information on health & safety
IHBC see Context magazine for archival information on various subjects