This is the bibliography, references and acknowledgements page of the website.

More will be added gradually.


Thanks to Martin Taylor, whose sessions on 'Canterbury's History through its Buildings' have proved invaluable, and whose ideas and points have greatly added to the views expressed in these pages.

  Brown, R. (1994)   Old Houses and Cottages of Kent by R.J. Brown (1994) published by Robert Hale, London
  Canterbury City Council     "Listed Buildings in Canterbury District" (1996) Edition 2.
  Mattingly, N. (1996)   "A brief history of this building - Cogan House"
Leaflet on Cogan House available in the building itself.
  Quiney, A. (1993)

Kent Houses by Anthony Quiney (1993) published by the Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, Suffolk.
A fascinating, comprehensive and well-illustrated guide to thousands of buildings in Kent.

  Scoffham, S.'Houses in Canterbury' written by Stephen Scoffham and published by the Canterbury Urban Studies Centre, St. Alphege Lane, Canterbury - a small book but full of information and details, as well as clear illustrations.
  Townsend, W (1950)

Canterbury Batsford, London

A wonderfully evocative old guidebook. They don't make them like this anymore...

  Urry, W. (1948)William Urry (1948) Canterbury Mayoral Quincentenary (1948) booklet - historical notes written by William Urry.

Brunskill, R. & A. Clifton Taylor (1977) English Brickwork, Hyperion, London
For all those mad about brickwork!

    English Architecture in general

Braun, H (1973) Elements of English Architecture David and Charles, Devon

Lever, J and John Harris (1993)   Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture 800-1914 Faber and Faber. London. 2nd edition
This is a fascinating and invaluable guide to English architectural styles and details.




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