THE SPAB MAGAZINE - WINTER 2012

In this edition of the SPAB Magazine

NEWS
Abseiling clerics, brickwork masterclasses... 5-16

CASEWORK
Reports on recent cases reviewed by the SPAB 18-29

COLD COMPORT
Conserving wooden huts in the Antarctic 32-37

CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME
Appeal launch focus on the SPAB's HQ 39-43

BURNING QUESTIONS
Mysterious symbols of protection against fire 44-47

SHELLING OUT
The intriguing Margate Shell Grotto 50-53

ON SITE I
Creative additions to Astley Castle 56-61

ON SITE II
Poundstock Gildhouse in Cornwall 62-67

TECHNICAL Q&A
How and when to repair leaded lights 69

BOOKS
Recent publications 72-74

BATTLELINES
Modernisation grants 76-77

CONSERVATION VIEWS
Heritage in Croydon 79

VOLUNTEERS
Can you help the SPAB? 81

NATIONAL TREASURES
What’s your favourite building? 88-89

The SPAB Magazine cover Winter 2012
On site Feature - Astley castle - dog in doorway
Feature Antarctica - carpenter on roof
Feature - Margate grotto
On site feature - Poundstock Gildhouse


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