THE SPAB MAGAZINE - SUMMER 2014


In this edition of the SPAB Magazine

NEWS AND VIEWS
Events, Jamaica update, your letters and tweets,
Mills and meet our new Scholars and Fellows 5-22

CASEWORK
Reports on recent cases reviewed by the SPAB
25-33

ON SITE COVER STORY
Renewal of Old Warden’s Swiss Garden 36-41

DERRY / LONDONDERRY
Balancing heritage and progress 45-51

KENNETH CLARK
Conservation and civilisation 54-57

BATTLELINES
The SPAB’s role in the Stonehenge story 60-64

LEAD THEFT
Counting the cost in an Argyllshire church 66-69

IF WALLS HAD TEARS
The street memorials of St Albans 71-73

VIEWPOINT
The importance of accreditation 75-77

Kenneth Clark. Photo: Jane Clark, SaltwoodTECHNICAL Q&A
Old lime and clay plasterwork 78

VOLUNTEERS
How you can help the SPAB 79

BOOKS
The latest volumes reviewed 83-86

NATIONAL TREASURE
Wellington Arch, London 88

SPAB Magazine cover summer 2014. Cover picture: Detailof the porch of the Swiss cottage, at Old Warden in Bedfordshire. Photo: Stephanie Foote
Scholars and Fellows at SPAB HQ. From left: Dearbhail Keating, Eoin Madigan, Charlie Wellingham, Elgan Jones, Alex Gibbons and Tom Massey
The grotto and fernery prior to works
Derry/Londonderry teenager taking part in a traditional building skills workshop. Image by Martin McKeown
Stonehenge in the early 1900s showing the newly erected barbed wire fence.Picture: Matthew Slocombe


































 


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