1 edition of Buildings at risk found in the catalog.
Buildings at risk
1993 by Ulster Architectural Heritage Society in association with Environment Service: Historic Monuments and Buildings in Belfast .
Written in English
|Contributions||Great Britain. Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland. Historic Monuments and Buildings Branch., Ulster Architectural Heritage Society.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||119|
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The list is fluid: buildings will be added and removed from the list after discussions at our monthly council meetings. NOTE: we are currently in the process of doing a full update to this page so please bear with us. The Buildings at Risk Register has been in operation in Scotland since in response to a concern at the growing number of listed buildings and buildings in Conservation Areas that were vacant and had fallen into a state of disrepair.
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