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Industrial and Engineering Heritage in Europe

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Industrial and Engineering Heritage in Europe

50 winners of the European Heritage Awards
Christian Hanus, Pierre Laconte, Richard Sickinger, Paul Smith (Editors)
Edition Donau-Universität Krems, 2021

Between 2002 and 2020, a total of  300 projects throughout Europe have received the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards as ‘outstanding achieve-ments in the conservation, enhancement and adaptation to new uses of  cultural heritage’. This anthology compiles 50 award-winning projects, from 19 European countries, which are a part of  Europe’s industrial and engineering heritage: windmills, watermills, granaries, factories, mining sites and quarries, as well as places and vehicles related to transport by water, road, rail and air. Fifty examples of  best conservation practice and an outline sketch of  the industrial legacy of  our continent...

A publication bringing together superb industrial heritage projects demonstrating that fine engineering also contributes to sustainability.