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The Historic Buildings Artfully Stashed Away Inside A Local Shopping Mall

The Historic Buildings Artfully Stashed Away Inside A Local Shopping Mall | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
by Stevie Wilson | When it comes to adaptive re-use in historic architecture, it just doesn’t get much better than The City Square Shopping Centre at Cambie & 12th across from City Hall. Design...
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Techies inventing future and reinventing historic buildings

Techies inventing future and reinventing historic buildings | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
San Francisco Chronicle Techies inventing future and reinventing historic buildings San Francisco Chronicle Mike Buhler, executive director of San Francisco Heritage, a preservationist group, said he's not surprised that tech firms are reinventing...
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The Demolition Of Old Newspaper Buildings Is A Sad Metaphor For The Struggle

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The Demolition Of Old Newspaper Buildings Is A Sad Metaphor For The Struggle ...Turns out, there are a ton of former newspaper buildings that have or are about to meet the same fate: demolition.

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Historic building in Halifax being torn down for new condos

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Historic building in Halifax being torn down for new condos
The Globe and Mail
The new building, to be called The Roy, will become one of the tallest in the city.
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3D Printing Reveals the Secrets of Historic Buildings - Sourceable

3D Printing Reveals the Secrets of Historic Buildings - Sourceable | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
Sourceable 3D Printing Reveals the Secrets of Historic Buildings Sourceable Speaking to New Scientist magazine, Ochsendorf said 3D printing will act as a complement to computer modelling to help connect students to the craft buried beneath the...
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Preserve and Recycle Reusable Buildings - ForceChange

Preserve and Recycle Reusable Buildings - ForceChange | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
Most major cities recycle household waste, but surprisingly few recycle buildings. In many cases, it costs about the same to refurbish an old building as it does to erect a new one. Urge city leaders to reuse and recycle building stock instead of ...
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Plan ta demolish historic Wes' Armour buildingz be rejecte' - Old Hyde Park

Plan ta demolish historic Wes' Armour buildingz be rejecte' - Old Hyde Park | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
Plan to demolish historic West Armour buildings is rejected - Mac Property had asked the Kansas City Board of... http://t.co/yZHPt8pgqY
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Easy Access to Historic Buildings and Landscapes - Birmingham

Easy Access to Historic Buildings and Landscapes - Birmingham | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
  This course aims to provide: • an awareness of the English Heritage guidance on Easy Access to HistoricBuildings and Easy Access to Historic Landscapes• an understanding of the statutory background to accessibility and the historicenvironment• an...
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Preservation group puts 11 historical buildings at University of Kentucky on endangered list | Education | Kentucky.com

Preservation group puts 11 historical buildings at University of Kentucky on endangered list | Education | Kentucky.com | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
Eleven buildings on the University of Kentucky's rapidly changing campus are the most endangered historic structures in Central Kentucky, the Blue Grass Trust announced Thursday.
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Second historic building collapse in a week - Torquay Herald Express

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Second historic building collapse in a week
Torquay Herald Express
The High Street was closed on Tuesday afternoon for the second time in a week after heavy ran caused another of the historic buildings to collapse.
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Organisers to use 40 tonnes of sand to create "blast" of a beach at Oxford Castle | Culture24

Organisers to use 40 tonnes of sand to create "blast" of a beach at Oxford Castle | Culture24 | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
As a former prison, the site of Oxford Castle is designed to be tricky to breach. But weeks of volleyball, cocktails and Hawaiian shirts make the hard work worthwhile.
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Two city historical buildings on list of at-risk places

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Two city historical buildings on list of at-risk places Muskogee Daily Phoenix Preservation Oklahoma is a nonprofit organization and is dedicated to promoting, supporting and coordinating historic preservation activities throughout the state, a...
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8 Strategies for Building a Sustainable Preservation Movement

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8 Strategies for Building a Sustainable Preservation Movement
Huffington Post
Older and historic buildings are the heart and soul of our communities.
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[Preservation Tips & Tools] Six Practical Reasons to Save Old Buildings - PreservationNation Blog

[Preservation Tips & Tools] Six Practical Reasons to Save Old Buildings - PreservationNation Blog | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
Preserving old buildings not only benefits a community's culture and identity, but also its businesses and local economy.
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New British Standard for conservation of historic buildings

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The British Standards Institute has published a new guide to the conservation of historic buildings in the UK. http://t.co/mUh7ccUkYM
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. beltline heritage | Beltline.ca

. beltline heritage | Beltline.ca | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
  Heritage in the Beltline   The Beltline has eleven decades of history and building from every one them are still here. In fact, most of Calgary’s heritage sites are in the Beltline.
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Historic Roudebush Farm…It Sure Has Some “Cute Buildings ...

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Historic Roudebush Farm…It Sure Has Some “Cute Buildings”. January 27, 2014. By Karen Niemel Garrard · The former Roudebush farmhouse. The former Roudebush farmhouse located at 8643 Kilby Road, Harrison Township, Hamilton ...
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Alexandra Troi : Retrofitting of historical buildings requires multiple expertise - Youris.com

Alexandra Troi : Retrofitting of historical buildings requires multiple expertise - Youris.com | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
Alexandra Troi : Retrofitting of historical buildings requires multiple expertise
Youris.com
Historical buildings and town quarters are an integral part of the European cultural heritage.
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How buildings and architectural design can shape a nation - Express

How buildings and architectural design can shape a nation - Express | Sustainable Historic Buildings | Scoop.it
WHAT sums up a country's heritage? A leading expert chooses some of England's most significant examples.
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Historic Buildings of Connecticut » Blog Archive » St. Patrick Church ...

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St. Patrick Church, Thompsonville (1904). December 25th, 2013 Posted in Churches, Enfield, Romanesque Revival. St. Patrick's Church. Merry Christmas! For Christmas, here is a church in Thompsonville (in Enfield).
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