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  • Ancient Monuments Society

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    The Ancient Monuments Society was founded in 1924 ''for the study and conservation of ancient monuments, historic buildings and fine old craftsmanship'. We are committed not only to campaigning for historic and beautiful buildings but to...

  • Council for British Archaeology

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    The Council for British Archaeology is an educational charity working throughout the UK to involve people in archaeology and to promote the appreciation and care of the historic environment for the benefit of present and future generations.

  • Georgian Group

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    The Georgian Group is a statutory amenity society in England and Wales. This means that it must by law be consulted on any planning applications affecting listed Georgian buildings, monuments, parks and gardens. It also gives small grants...

  • Joint Committee of the National Amenity Societies

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    A Joint Committee of the Societies meets six times a year to discuss consultation papers, changes in policy and law, taxation and other matters of mutual interest.

  • Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings

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    The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings was founded by William Morris in 1877 to counteract the highly destructive 'restoration' of medieval buildings being practised by many Victorian architects. Today it is the largest, oldest and...

  • Twentieth Century Society

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    The Twentieth Century Society was founded as the Thirties Society in 1979, and  exists to safeguard the heritage of architecture and design in Britain from 1914 onwards. The Society’s prime objectives are conservation and education. 

  • Victorian Society

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    Our aims are to save Victorian and Edwardian buildings or groups of buildings of special architectural merit from needless destruction or disfigurement, to awaken public interest in, and appreciation of, the best of Victorian and Edwardian...