Historic Churches 2021

CONTENTS THE BUILDING CONSERVATION DIRECTORY SPECIAL REPORT ON HISTORIC CHURCHES 28 th Annual Edition ISBN 978 1 912747 09 2 PUBLISHED BY Cathedral Communications Limited High Street, Tisbury, Wiltshire SP3 6HA Tel 01747 871717 Fax 01747 871718 Email admin@buildingconservation.com www.buildingconservation.com MANAGING DIRECTOR Gordon Sorensen EDITOR Jonathan Taylor PUBLIC RELATIONS Elizabeth Coyle-Camp PRODUCTION & ADMINISTRATION Lynn Green Lydia Porter ADVERTISING Nicholas Rainsford Carla Winchcombe TYPESETTING xendo PRINTING Micropress Printers Ltd The many companies and specialist groups advertising in this Building Conservation Directory Special Report have been invited to participate on the basis of their established involvement in the field of building conservation and the suitability of some of their products and services for ecclesiastical buildings work. Some of the participants also supply products and services to other areas of the building market which have no application in the building conservation field. The inclusion of any company or individual in this publication should not necessarily be regarded as either a recommendation or an endorsement by the publishers. Although every effort has been made to ensure that information in this book is correct at the time of printing, responsibility for errors or omissions cannot be accepted by the publishers or any of the contributors. © Copyright 2021 Cathedral Communications Limited All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recordings, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Cathedral Communications Limited. COVER ILLUSTRATION Detail of the angel above the chancel arch of St Thomas’s, Salisbury (see article, page 25) after cleaning by Peter Martindale (Photo: Jonathan Taylor) £5.95 CATHEDRAL C O M M U N I C A T I O N S 2 NEWS REVIEW Jonathan Taylor 5 THE HOUSE OF GOOD Eddie Tulasiewicz 8 TRADITIONAL LIME FINISHES and their importance for the future of our churches Ashley Courtney 15 LASER CLEANING SCULPTURE on Lincoln Cathedral's West Front Jane Cowan 20 VICTORIAN LOCKS Jessica Burr 25 THE SALISBURY DOOM The conservation of The Last Judgement and other paintings at St Thomas’s, Salisbury Peter Martindale 30 MEASURING IN 3D New approaches to digital measuring for stained glass at the York Glaziers Trust Nick Teed and Zoe Harrigan 35 THE DAYLESFORD SCREENS Peter Meehan 39 USEFUL CONTACTS 41 PRODUCTS & SERVICES 48 SPECIALIST SUPPLIERS INDEX