26 September 2013
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The Royal York Hotel, York
This seminar will look at the principles and methods behind the conservation, repair and cleaning of stone buildings:
Traditional construction and craftsmanship;
Analysing and detecting causes of deterioration, failure and decay
Cleaning and finishing
Specifying and detailing
Quality of repair and what to look for.
Speaker: Dr Alex Holton BA (Hons) MA (Dist.) PhD, Heritage Consultant for architects Purcell, Research Associate at The University of York
RIBA Core Curriculum topic: Context: understanding historic buildings.
RIBA Members - £55 + VAT
Others - £80 + VAT
RIBA Student Member - £15 + VAT