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Celebrating World Heritage Day

18 April 2015

Today is World Heritage Day. People all over the globe are encouraged to take a moment to appreciate the world’s many cultural and natural places of great significance that connect us to our past and contribute to the present and our future

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A thistle

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Carved whalebone plaque from Scar © Historic Scotland

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Annual Report and Accounts

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A review of Historic Scotland's activities over 2012/13