Selected Case Studies

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Bagan, Burma

imgExpert advice for UNESCO,on production of nomination document for World Heritage Site bid.  Produced Management Plan, and monitoring report on the current condition and issues affecting the management of an extensive cultural landscape consisting of more than 1000 temples and monastic sites and other cultural monuments. She was part of an international team of three consultants who advised the Site Archaeologist, Custodians and Ministry of Culture on site management.

Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site

imgDraft Management Plan for World Heritage Site Strategy Group.

Sabbath Walks Project, Coalbrookdale: Local Heritage Initiative Pilot Project on training in research skills, reminiscence, conservation and access improvements using local volunteers, in partnership with the Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, and Shropshire Records and Research. The project involved evaluation of a methodology for working with local groups, to inform the launch of the main LHI programme and preparation of a Conservation Management Plan for the woodland walks.

Weoley Castle, Birmingham

imgFeasibility Study for access, management and public presentation of Weoley Castle Scheduled Ancient Monument. The project involved extensive community consultation in an area of social deprivation in a large 1930s social housing estate. The community consultation involved organisation of a popular open day on site, and workshops with local residents groups, schools, youth clubs, detached youth workers, and neighbourhood teams. The study explored a range of options and provided a strategy and action plan for development for Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery.

Weoley Castle, Birmingham

imgConservation Management Plan for Weoley Castle, a high status medieval moated manor house, excavated in the 1930s and 1960s and open for public presentation from the 1950s. Closed for 10 years, as a result of vandalism, and currently on the English Heritage at risk register.  Conservation Management Plan prepared in support of a Heritage Lottery Fund bid, for Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery.

Aberlleiniog Castle, Anglesey

imgAudience Development Plan and Education Plan for a motte and bailey castle with later masonry superstructure and fine views out across the Menai Straits, sited within the local nature reserve and river valley of Afon Lleiniog. The study involved a review of the current and potential users of the site and woodlands and an assessment of the physical and intellectual barriers, with recommendations on how to remove them. Interview surveys were carried out with local residents, visitors and local schools. Prepared in support of a Heritage Lottery Fund bid, for Menter Mon and Llangoed & Penmon Community Council.