Historic Churches

The Conservation and Repair of Ecclesiastical Buildings, 24th Annual Edition (Summer 2017)

Historic Churches

This annual publication provides a range of articles on key issues by leading conservators, academics, clergy, volunteers and charity staff who care for and promote the UK’s magnificent ecclesiastical heritage.

Beautifully illustrated in full colour throughout, the magazine will be of interest to all who are involved in the maintenance and conservation of churches, chapels and other places of worship or who have an interest in the precious legacy of their history and craftsmanship.

Historic Churches is also available in a free digital edition. You can read it here.

Articles in the 2017 edition

  • Sacred Space and Community – John Inge, Bishop of Worcester
  • Intervention and Evolution at Emmanuel Church, West Hampstead – Neil McLaughlin
  • Church Monuments and their Environment – Sally Strachey
  • A Nanolime Case Study: The City of London Cemetery entrance screen – Ben Newman
  • Brass Eagle Lecterns in England – Marcus van der Meulen
  • Battling the Elements: Church roof repairs in the west of Scotland – Rebecca Cadie
  • Bell Frames and Bell Towers – Andrew Dutton
  • Cobble Repairs – Robin Russell
  • Grinling Gibbons at Trinity College Chapel, Oxford – Martin Hall
  • The Yorkshire Maintenance Project – Eddie Tulasiewicz
  • HLF Grants Update

Historic Churches 23rd edition (2017) - prices and ordering information


£5.95 (GB pounds)


£8.00 (GB pounds)


£19.00 (GB pounds)

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