Loss of Building Heritage
According to Department of Canadian Heritage statistics, in the
30 years from 1970-2000 Canada has lost between 21 and 23 per
cent of its historic building stock and that unfortunate trend
Stained glass windows are a significant part of our cultural
heritage and they too continue to deteriorate and disappear. A
significant reason for this situation is a general lack of awareness.
With these pages we wish to provide useful information for owners
and proprietors of Canada's stained glass and to help them move
towards the conservation and preservation of our national treasures.
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What are Stained Glass Windows 2
Signs of Deterioration 3
The Causes of Deterioration 4
The Solution 5