Newstead Abbey West Front
Newstead Abbey West Front

Newstead Abbey West Front

Initial proposals for the repair pf this Grade 1 magnesian limestone ruin were considered to be too interventive so OCC, working with a multi-disciplinary team, carried out an inspection and devised a more appropriate schedule of works. As well as using proven techniques for the conservation of ruins, the specification included for the use of new materials (for example basalt dowels) and methods specially formulated for unique elements of the project .