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Engineers Ireland Excellence Award 2018 Heritage & Conservation Award

Engineers Ireland Excellence Award 2018 Heritage & Conservation Award

ACP & Tobin Consulting Engineers have won the 2018 Engineers Ireland Excellence Award for Heritage & Conservation for their project at the Aran Sweater Market in Galway, Ireland. …

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Engineers Ireland Heritage & Conservation Award 2018

Engineers Ireland Heritage & Conservation Award 2018

ACP in association with Tobin Consulting Engineers, are delighted to announce that our project on the Aran Sweater Market, Galway, has been shortlisted for the Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards for Heritage & Conservation. …

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Heritage Week Event At Bunratty Graveyard

Heritage Week Event At Bunratty Graveyard

David Humphreys Director of ACP gave a tour of the historic graveyard and 13th century ruinous church at Bunratty Graveyard on the evening of the 23rd August as part of the Heritage Week events. The Heritage Council is grant aiding the preparation of a Conservation and Management Plan (CMP) for the graveyard committee, which will provide them with a plan on the future care and management of this very important historic site. …

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The Basilica Of St. John The Baptist, St. Johns, Newfoundland

The Basilica Of St. John The Baptist, St. Johns, Newfoundland

David Humphreys and Sheena Ryan of ACP recently visited St Johns Newfoundland on behalf of The Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland & Labrador to advise on repairs to the historic windows of the Basilica of St John The Baptist which is designated as a National Historic Site of Canada …

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Tower House Foundation Found at Construction Site - Quay Street Galway

Tower House Foundation Found at Construction Site - Quay Street Galway

The foundations of a 15th Century Tower House were found during excavations as part of the redevelopment of the derelict medieval building at the junction of Quay St and Quay Lane, Galway …

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Clare County Council Grant Schemes 2018

Clare County Council Grant Schemes 2018

Clare County Council invites applications under two conservation grants schemes …

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GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme 2018

GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme 2018

The Heritage Council, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, will administer an annual grants scheme to GLAS participants for the conservation and repair of Traditional Farm Buildings and other related structures. The 2018 GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant scheme is now open for applications. …

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Irish Artist Blacksmith Association Forge-In

Irish Artist Blacksmith Association Forge-In

The Irish Artist Blacksmith Association (IABA) held their second Forge-In on the 8th of April, 2017 at Brendan St. Johns forge in Co. Tipperary. …

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Cob Walled Buildings & Growing Historic Garden Plants Under Cover

Cob Walled Buildings & Growing Historic Garden Plants Under Cover

The ACP team visited The Hollies (www.thehollies.ie) over the weekend of the 26th March 2017 to participate in 2 workshops - growing plants under cover and cob walled construction. The workshops were given by Selvi and John and the day was really an inspiration to us all. …

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GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme

GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme

The Heritage Council, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, will administer an annual grants scheme to GLAS participants for the conservation and repair of Traditional Farm Buildings and other related structures. The 2017 GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant scheme is now open for applications …

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The Cloister & Stained Glass of St. Nicholas Church Adare - Heritage Week

The Cloister & Stained Glass of St. Nicholas Church Adare - Heritage Week

St. Nicholas Church in Adare will hold a special evening in celebration of the Heritage Week happening throughout Ireland from 21–28 August, through the Heritage Council. …

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Furnace Festival 2016

Furnace Festival 2016

The Sliabh Aughty Furnace Project presents their second Furnace Festival which will take place on the 30th and 31st of July 2016. …

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Open Forum The Limerick 2030 Economic and Spatial Plan Experience

Open Forum The Limerick 2030 Economic and Spatial Plan Experience

Open Forum The Limerick 2030 Economic and Spatial Plan Experience 14th June 2016 …

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Tidy Towns Heritage Award 2016

Tidy Towns Heritage Award 2016

The Tidy Towns Heritage Award 2016, sponsored by the Heritage Council, seeks to promote a greater awareness of the value of our heritage to our quality of life and to sustainable economic development. …

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GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme

GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme

The Heritage Council, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, will administer an annual grants scheme to GLAS participants for the conservation and repair of Traditional Farm Buildings and other related structures …

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Fermoy Heritage Conference 2016

Fermoy Heritage Conference 2016

Arts, Culture & Society 1650-1750 - The Origins of Modern Ireland - Friday April 29th – Sunday May 1st 2016 …

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Conservation Grant - Structures At Risk Fund 2016 - Department of Arts, Heritage & the Gaeltacht

Conservation Grant - Structures At Risk Fund 2016 - Department of Arts, Heritage & the Gaeltacht

The Department of Arts, Heritage & the Gaeltacht has announced a Structures at Risk Grant to enable conservation work to Protected Structures. It is being administered through the local authorities …

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Repairs to Stained Glass Windows at St. Peter & St. Paul’s Church, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick.

Repairs to Stained Glass Windows at St. Peter & St. Paul’s Church, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick.

An overview of repair works carried out to the stained glass windows of St. Peter & St. Paul's Church, Kilmallock …

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Blast Furnaces Of Co. Clare & Co. Galway During The 17th & 18th Centuries

Blast Furnaces Of Co. Clare & Co. Galway During The 17th & 18th Centuries

A structural survey of three surviving 17th/18th-century masonry built blast furnaces in the town lands of Whitegate, Bealkelly (Co. Clare) and Derryoober (Co. Galway) …

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New ACP Website

New ACP Website

Welcome to the new website for Architectural Conservation Professionals …

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