skip to main page content :: Town & Regional Planning Home > Glossary Home > A >

Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland

- founded in 1959 as Scottish Georgian Society, the group adopted its present name in 1984 to reflect its wider interests. Noted for its cases work which is funded by Historic Scotland and carried out by six regional groups who examine planning applications. Society acts as pressure group and information service, and publishes good twice yearly magazines and exellent annual journal.
(Illustration)