News and Notices
News and Notices from the VAG and other groups or organisations.
Vernacular Buildings in the North West
A day school at Haslingden on Saturday 22 February 2014, organised by the Lancashire Local History Federation. Talks:
- Vernacular buildings in and around Lancashire - architectural features and building materials - Kevin Illingworth
- Weavers' cottages - what's in a name? - Kathy Fishwick
- Bank barns, boskins and bee boles - Andy Lowe
- Housing the vernacular: halls, farmhouses, and weavers' cottages in southern Lancashire 1500-1830 - Mike Nevell
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Discovering Coggeshall - Timber-framed buildings in the town centre
Just published - a new book by David Stenning with Richard Shackle, giving a street-by-street guide to the main timber-framed buildings in the town. Price £7. See the Discovering Coggeshall website for details. Also available via Amazon.