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Palace Theatre, Swansea

A victim of urban decay and the exuberant power of buddleia


    Revealed: top ten endangered Victorian and Edwardian buildings 2013

    The Victorian Society highlights buildings at risk

    Revealed: nation’s Top Ten most endangered buildings 2012

    A shocking legacy of neglect and mistreatment


      Wingfield Station, Derbyshire

      Maimed beauty deserves better


        Langton Dock Pumphouse, Bootle, Merseyside

        Memorable yet largely unknown


          Holborn Circus, London

          Cutting link with the past will make Circus worse


            Hendrefoilan House, Sketty, Swansea

            The damage is worse than it appears - and thieves have discovered it


              Agecroft Chapel, Salford

              Watching over the dead - and near death itself


                Waterloo Hotel and Grill, Smethwick, West Midlands

                Thieves have stripped the lead - will vandals appear next?


                  Mechanics Institute, Swindon

                  'Birthplace' of the NHS in a sorry state


                    St Peter and St Paul, Birch, Essex

                    It has charm and atmosphere - but it needs new friends


                      Butterley Spillway, Marsden, West Yorkshire

                      At risk of replacement by concrete


                        The cemetery chapels survey

                        In February 2009 we called for help to document the state of cemetery chapels around the country. We heard about boarded up and derelict chapels; chapels converted into homes or used for storage; as well as those still in use for worship. Now an advisory group at the Ministry of Justice is interested in our findings and we'd like your input to help bring the survey up to date.


                          Temple Mill, Leeds

                          Rare Egyptian style mill crumbling after years of neglect


                            Broadmoor Hospital, Berkshire

                            Country's first criminal asylum at risk from over-development


                              Wansford Station, Peterborough

                              Jacobean-style gem suffering from dry rot and collapsing floors


                                Crumpsall and Cheetham District Library

                                Irreplaceable Baroque library under attack from vandals, thieves and arsonists


                                  Ancoats Dispensary

                                  Historically significant 'friend of the poor' facing demolition


                                    Former South Eastern Railway offices, London

                                    Distinctive character offices at risk from complete destruction



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