English Heritage


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English Heritage

n
(Antiques) an organization, partly funded by government aid, that looks after ancient monuments and historic buildings in England. Official name: The Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England
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To launch the charity's 1066 Arrow Hunt, English Heritage unveiled a giant arrow at the Battle of Hastings battlefield in East Sussex.
There was a massive disagreement between English Heritage and the engineering firms involved because it caused a lot of hold-ups.
The three top winners will each receive a photography master class with an English Heritage photographer and runners up will receive copies of The English Seaside, published by English Heritage.
English Heritage said that around 10,000 state schools are eligible to apply for the History Bus scheme.
Cabe are quite right - the present proposals even without the further degradation being sought by English Heritage will not produce a "high quality scheme".
Don't let English Heritage see," he chuckles, plonking his bottom on the newly cleaned desk.
It will reveal the results of its Industrial Heritage at Risk research, including what the public think, in October this year at the launch of the annual English Heritage at Risk Register.
English Heritage champions and protects historic places and Walthamstow Stadium, built in the 1930s, was often viewed as a London landmark, with its greyhounds and neon facade used in films, television advertisements and, memorably, on the front cover of Blur's multi millionselling Parklife album.
The site is privately owned, but English Heritage, which is responsible for monitoring the abbey, had the resources to protect it, he said.
From those who risked their own lives to sail the 920-strong fleet of Royal Navy ships, commercial vessels and "little ships" - fishing boats, cabin cruisers and the like - in the perilous evacuation, to the women who filled countless sandwiches to welcome exhausted troops home, English Heritage is seeking personal accounts to bring this pivotal wartime event to life, and preserve it for future generations.
Rosslyn Stuart, territory director east for English Heritage, said: "We urge owners to work with us to secure a future for their scheduled monuments or historic landscapes.