Mortars in Historic Buildings: A Review of the Conservation, Technical and Scientific Literature

John J. Hughes, Jan Válek

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherHistoric Scotland
Number of pages80
ISBN (Print)1903570824
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2003
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameLiterature Review
PublisherHistoric Scotland


  • Historic Mortar
  • Built Heritage
  • Conservation


  • 1 Participation in conference
  • 1 Publication peer-review
  • 1 Invited talk

Invited talk at the Getty Conservation Institute, Los Angeles

John Hughes (Speaker)

20 Aug 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering (Journal)

John Hughes (Peer reviewer)

1 Dec 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

4th Historic Mortars Conference

John Hughes (Speaker)

10 Oct 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Research Output

Recommendation of RILEM TC 243-SGM: functional requirements for surface repair mortars for historic buildings

Válek, J., Hughes, J. J., Pique, F., Gulotta, D., van Hees, R. & Papayiani, I., 28 Feb 2019, In : Materials and Structures. 52, 28, 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Historic Mortars: Advances in Research and Practical Conservation

    Hughes, J. (ed.), Válek, J. (ed.) & Groot, C. J. W. P. (ed.), 10 Jul 2018, Springer Nature. 336 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • Historic Mortars from Tuquoy, Westray, Orkney Islands: a SEM-EDS study

    Hughes, J., Oct 2018, Paisley: University of the West of Scotland. 33 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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