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Architectural History UK

The Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland

Encourages public appreciation of the built environment, and supports preservation and restoration of historic buildings. Includes details of membership, events, and publications, with reports on their preservation casework.

BBC History - A History of British Architecture

Details the influences and movements that have shaped the changing face of British architecture since the Middle Ages by Adrian Tinniswood.

The CFA Voysey Society

Founded to celebrate the achievement of the architect and designer Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (1857-1941), one of the leading figures in both the Arts and Crafts movement and its immediate successors.

Dendrochronology Database

Resource consisting of the tree-ring dates for over 3300 buildings in the United Kingdom, ranging from cathedrals to cottages and barns.

Dictionary of Scottish Architects

A database providing biographical information and job lists for all architects known to have worked in Scotland during the period 1840-1980, searchable by name or building; also includes Scottish buildings by English and Irish architects.

English Late-Medieval Timber-Framed Architecture

Collection of academic papers, news, and photo archives provided by Dr. Richard Haddlesey BSc MSc PhD.

Frank Matcham Society

Dedicated to the memory of a prolific theatre architect; includes a biography, and galleries of some of his surviving buildings, with details of membership, news, and activities.

George Turnbull Ewing

Provides a basic biography and list of associated buildings.

James Salmon & Son

Details of the architectural practice, their designs and buildings.

John Burnet (senior)

Biography of the Scottish architect with details of designs and associated buildings.

John Gaff Gillespie

Presents a biography and details of his work and designs.

The Lutyens Trust

An educational charity which provides information and help on the care and maintenance of the works of architect, Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens; includes a biography, a guide to visiting some of his buildings, photo gallery, and links. LutyensTrust

Peter Moro

Obituary in The Independent by Alan Powers of the London-based architect.

Robert Alexander Bryden

Basic biographical details of the Scottish architect.

An online celebration of the diversity of historical Scottish architecture; includes original drawings and photographs, and architect biographies.

Sir Basil Spence Archive Project

Presenting the works and professional life of one of Britain's most celebrated Modern architects of the post war era.

Sir John Soane's Museum

The house and museum of Sir John Soane, renowned neo-classical architect. SoaneMuseum

Society Of Architectural Historians of Great Britain

Exists to encourage an interest in the history of architecture; with details of membership, events, their research archive and library, and education awards scheme. thesahgb

The Twentieth Century Society

Exists to safeguard the heritage of architecture and design in Britain from 1914 onwards. Features building of the month archive, case studies and details of the Society's events, publications and work. 20thCenturySoc

The Ulster Architectural Heritage Society

Society for the preservation of architectural history in the nine counties of the province of Ulster.

V&A: Architecture

An introduction to the architecture gallery with videos and articles.

The Victorian Society

Dedicated to preserving Victorian and Edwardian architecture. Contains a campaigning guide, advice for homeowners, news and links to local groups.

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