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Conservation Award winner - SS Great Britainand Historic Dockyard

SS Great Britain and Historic Dockyard, Bristol
Architect: Alec French Architects
www.alecfrench.co.uk
Client: SS Great Britain Trust
Contract value: £11.5M
Photography by: Lance McNulty

The project preserves and restores the ship in its original dry dock. A glass waterline plate and dehumidification below protect the iron hull. Internally the hull is accurately restored and made fully accessible. Dockside workshops have been converted into a museum, with bridge connection to the ship.

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