The Group produces a refereed journal of national standing - Vernacular Architecture - the authoritative voice on the subject. It ranges over the whole field, nationally and internationally, reporting the results of recent research or reconsidering accepted views. It carries numerous reviews and also includes annual lists of buildings for which tree-ring dates have been obtained.
All members automatically receive a copy of Vernacular Architecture and are eligible for free online access to current and back issues.
- Members who would like online access should complete the Vernacular Architecture Online request form.
- Members who already have online access should login at the Vernacular Architecture Online login page.
Non-members may subscribe to Vernacular Architecture via Taylor & Francis Publishing. Further details are available at Taylor & Francis Online, where you can view selected content online free of charge, and also sign up for table of contents alerts.
A Newsletter is produced twice a year (normally January and July) and is circulated to all members. The deadline for material to be included is usually mid-December and mid-May each year.
Recording Timber-framed Buildings: an Illustrated Glossary by N W Alcock, M W Barley, P W Dixon and R A Meeson, Council for British Archaeology, 1996. This essential little book has recently (August 2018) been reprinted with support from the VAG. It gives the recommended nomenclature, explains each term, and illustrates it in the assembly of which it forms part. £8 + £1.50 postage from the Council for British Archaeology.