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Survey of London: Volume 28, Brooke House, Hackney
Archaeological evidence above ground The construction of the house The Construction of the House It is now necessary to give a brief general account of the construction of the...
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the Town of Stamford
Sectional Preface Building Materials and Construction Building Materials and Construction Stone The outcrop of Jurassic rock running ... the Lincolnshire Limestone produces an oolite suitable for general...
Survey of London: Volumes 43 and 44, Poplar, Blackwall and Isle of Dogs
General introduction CHAPTER I - Introduction 'A massive gleaming ... twentieth century. Nevertheless, the general pattern of development ... Company for its shipbuilding yard, constructed there...
Survey of London: Volume 36, Covent Garden
General Introduction General Introduction Few more poignant ... The records that remain suffice to give a general idea of the methods employed ... when the work in Covent Garden was in full...
Survey of London: Volumes 29 and 30, St James Westminster, Part 1
General Introduction General Introduction Henry Jermyn, Earl of St. ... for impressiveness at all costs. In construction, the houses in the square ... and the general plan of the...
Survey of London: Volume 26, Lambeth: Southern Area
General introduction General Introduction The Manorial Background ... to London. The date of its construction is uncertain, but it is likely ... that in the construction of any...
Survey of London: Volume 37, Northern Kensington
General introduction General Introduction Queen Victoria was born ... and northern parts are in general some fifty to a hundred feet higher ... of a medicinal spring there. In general...
Old and New London: Volume 3
General introduction LONDON. WESTMINSTER AND THE WESTERN SUBURBS. "I ... up; and the whole neighbourhood generally deserves a careful ... generally speaking, the caprices of genius, afford a...
Survey of London: Volume 27, Spitalfields and Mile End New Town
General introduction General Introduction The area discussed ... of poor construction. The streets of Spitalfields formed a humdrum network ... faades were generally imposing...