This book examines the industrial monuments of twentieth- century Britain. Each chapter takes a specific theme and examines it in the context of the buildings and structure of the twentieth century. The authors are both leading experts in the field, having written widely on various aspects of the...
Published August 10th 2000 by Taylor & Francis
Conservation and Regeneration
Written by an authoritative team of experts, Industrial Buildings gives guidance as to the types of building stock offering greatest potential for conversion and that are likely to be viable and sustainable. The team of authors include historians, researchers, conservationists, designers and...
Published February 24th 2000 by Taylor & Francis
Conserving Twentieth-Century Buildings
This book provides the first study of approaches to appraising and conserving mainstream architecture of the twentieth century - commercial buildings, industrial buildings and housing. Architects, surveyors and conservationists are now appreciating the extent of this challenge. Sufficient research...
Published June 5th 1997 by Taylor & Francis
Great Britain not only invented the main-line railway but has also led the way in it's preservation - not just locomotves and carriages but also the buildings and structures that bear witness to the confidence of railway developers, architects and engineers. This book defines the nature of the...
Published November 14th 1996 by Taylor & Francis