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Weston-super-Mare’s Birnbeck Pier on Top Ten Most Endangered Buildings list

The Society urges the Council to work with the pier’s owner and the Birnbeck Regeneration Trust to quickly establish a planning brief for development before it is too late


    Griff Rhys Jones launches 2015 Top Ten Endangered Buildings list

    Top Ten Endangered Victorian and Edwardian Buildings in England and Wales 2015 revealed


      Sheffield’s missing Crimean War Monument

      This tribute to Britain’s war dead has been broken up and placed in storage for over ten years, the column feared lost. We call on Sheffield Council to set out its plans for the monument in time for Remembrance Day.


        Trentham Hall, Staffordshire

        Once part of England’s grandest country houses, mostly demolished in 1912 due to pollution in the River Trent, the remains give an idea of the Hall’s former glory but are in a very poor state


          Crumlin Navigation Colliery

          A nationally important, nearly complete, complex of both Grade II* and II buildings. Plans for use as community hub at risk due to pollution


            Abney Park Cemetery Chapel, Stoke Newington

            The oldest surviving non-denominational chapel in Europe, and Hosking’s only surviving public building, is now a picturesque ruin on the brink of being lost without immediate action


              Tonedale Mill, Somerset

              Plans to redevelop the site fell through during the recession, but as the housing market recovers, is a sensitive housing scheme now viable?


                All Souls Church, Hastings, East Sussex

                Grade II*-listed church at risk of demolition


                  Cardiff Coal Exchange

                  Declared unsafe and in imminent danger of collapse by Cardiff Council in 2013, a thorough heritage assessment is urgently needed


                    Hartlepool’s former Wesley Chapel

                    Prominent Grade II-listed landmark deteriorating while awaiting hotel conversion


                      Greengate Public Baths, Salford

                      Action needed to save this rare survival of a handsome early public baths designed by one of Manchester’s best 19th century architects


                        Hammerhead crane, Isle of Wight

                        Giant cantilever crane in Cowes used for the production of naval warships


                          Top Ten Most Endangered Buildings 2014 revealed

                          The Victorian Society annouces the Top Ten following a national appeal for nominations


                            Palace Theatre, Plymouth

                            Flamboyant theatre, one of Plymouth's finest buildings, continues to decay


                              Royal Victorian Pavilion in Ramsgate

                              Seafront pavilion dilapidated and neglected


                                Winteringham School and School Board Offices, Grimsby, Lincolnshire

                                16/10/2013

                                Charming former College of Art & Design and gabled offices in critical condition


                                  St John’s Church, Crawshawbooth, Lancashire

                                  Catastrophic damage caused by lead theft


                                    Haggerston Baths, Hackney, London

                                    Neglected public baths in search of new role


                                      Fenton Town Hall, Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent

                                      Public access to WWI memorial and fine vaulted chamber at risk


                                        Jumbo Water Tower, Colchester

                                        Colchester’s skyline at risk from insensitive redevelopment



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