Environment And Heritage Service for Northern Ireland

MBR Photographic Collections

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

The photographic collection of the Monuments and Buildings Record (MBR) is maintained and administered by the Built Heritage branch of the department of the Environment and Heritage Service for Northern Ireland. An extensive series of slides, negatives and prints, it contains a vast array of images depicting and relating to the archaeological, architectural and industrial heritage of Northern Irel ...

Cambridge University Collection of Aerial Photographs

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

The Cambridge University Collection of Aerial Photographs held as part of the Monuments and Buildings Record (MBR) by the Environment and Heritage Service for Northern Ireland represents a copied portion of a much larger collection maintained by the Cambridge University Committee for Aerial Photography (CUCAP). This collection dates back to 1945 and includes aerial photographs taken by Professor D ...

Maps in Action

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

“Maps in Action” is an electronic resource that has been developed for the Built Heritage branch of the Department of the Environment and Heritage Service for Northern Ireland as part of the Monuments and Buildings Record. It is an interactive database based on Ordnance Survey maps (both current and previous editions) which provides direct access to a range of data and maps concerning designated a ...

MBR Library Collection

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

The library collection of the Monuments and Buildings Record (MBR) is maintained and administered by the Built Heritage branch of the department of the Environment and Heritage Service for Northern Ireland. It represents a comprehensive, specialised collection of approx. 10,000 publications reflecting the collecting interests of the Built Heritage department and has been developed to assist in the ...

Heritage Gardens Inventory

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

The Heritage Gardens Inventory is maintained and administered by the Built Heritage branch of the Department of the Environment and Heritage Service for Northern Ireland. It comprises a comprehensive series of records on over 700 designed parks, gardens and demesnes to be found throughout the 6 counties of Northern Ireland. Arranged alphabetically by county, each site is referenced by a unique ide ...

Defence Heritage Project

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

The Defence Heritage Project was initiated in c. 1997 as part of the Defence of Britain Project co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology (CBA). It aims to create a permanent record of the many 20th-century defensive structures located throughout Northern Ireland including trenches, gun and search emplacements, pillboxes, observation posts, airfields, harbours, naval and flying boat base ...

MBR Collection of Architectural Drawings

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

The architectural drawings collection of the Monuments and Buildings Record (MBR) is maintained and administered by the Built Heritage branch of the department of the Environment and Heritage Service for Northern Ireland. It contains over 40,000 original architectural drawings in draft, final and blue print formats, electrical and plumbing plans, elevations etc relating to properties located throu ...

Sites and Monuments Record

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

The Sites and Monuments Record (SMR) is maintained and administered by the Built Heritage branch of the Department of the Environment and Heritage Service for Northern Ireland. It is a map-based record with data on almost 15,000 archaeological sites and historic monuments located throughout the 6 counties of Northern Ireland. These range from Mesolithic camp sites, Bronze Age landscapes preserved ...

Monuments and Buildings Record

Northern Ireland Environment Agency: Built Heritage

The Monuments and Buildings Record is maintained and administered by the Built Heritage branch of the Department of the Environment and Heritage Service for Northern Ireland. It is a unique record consisting of a series of related collections concerning all elements of the built environment in Northern Ireland in the form of databases, written, photographic and drawn material. The Record itself is ...