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THIS STORY LAST UPDATED: 10 July 2004 1532 BST
Restoration: at risk in Wiltshire
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Currently, there are eight buildings in Wiltshire on the English Heritage 'At Risk' register and each of them will mean something to someone. We want your stories about these buildings and what you think should happen to them in the future.

Together with BBC Radio Wiltshire and BBC Radio Swindon, Points West and South Today, we're also inviting your thoughts on the biggest eyesore in Wiltshire which you think should be pulled down.

Or maybe you have a story about a building which is much missed.

Here are the eight At Risk buildings in Wiltshire... what thoughts do they inspire?

Use the form below to let us know...

St. Giles - image courtesy of English Heritage St. Giles, Imber
From English Heritage: "The church is sited within the heart of the Salisbury Plain and an area used for army training. The condition of the church continues to deteriorate, though the Ministry of Defence has undertaken some emergency works. The church has now been declared redundant."
Motte and Bailey Castle - image courtesy of English Heritage Motte and Bailey, Castle Combe
From English Heritage: "The monument comprises a motte with four associated baileys.Three of the baileys contain the remains of around seventeen buildings. The exposed masonry is under immediate threat from weathering and vegetation growth, and without immediate repair will collapse."
Former Law Courts and County Police Station - image courtesy of English Heritage Former Law Courts, Devizes
From English Heritage: "Law courts and police station dated 1835. Several schemes have been granted consent, including residential use and a nightclub, but none has ever commenced. Temporary repairs carried out as a consequence of urgent works notice served by Local Authority."
Chain Test House - image courtesy of English Heritage Chain Test House, Rodbourne Cheney
From English Heritage: "A rare example of a railway chain testing house. 1873. Building currently vacant (re-use problematic) and in poor condition."
Phipps Mausoleum - image courtesy of English Heritage Phipps Mausoleum, Westbury
From English Heritage: "Late C19 privately owned mausoleum, within a Local Authority municipal cemetery. Local Authority in discussion with English Heritage and owners regarding a possible programme of repairs."
Littlecote Roman Villa - image courtesy of English Heritage Littlecote Roman Villa
From English Heritage: "Roman Villa, 1st century - 4th century AD. The owners have erected a new permanent cover over the mosaic. Consolidation and repair of the low masonry are still required."
Mechanics Institute - image courtesy of English Heritage

Mechanics Institute, Swindon
From English Heritage: "Mechanics Institute, 1853-1855; now vacant. Outstanding example at heart of railway village. End use limited by fine internal features, including a large lecture theatre. Sold in 2003 and discussions are under way regarding the future of the building. "

Railway Viaduct - image courtesy of English Heritage

Railway Viaduct, Chippenham
From English Heritage: "Part of the original construction of the Great Western Railway and attributed to Isambard Kingdom Brunel. It was opened in 1841 and later widened (1848). It has nine archways with road traffic passing through two of them. Trains still use the viaduct."


Your Comments: share your thoughts on the future of the buildings and monuments shown above and any memories you might have of these At Risk buildings before they became 'redundant'. Also, which building in Wiltshire do you regard as the county's biggest eyesore?

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