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Today! Locality and Region Seminar: paper on vernacular architecture of the North Riding
11 December, 2012 - 17:15
Gordon Room, Senate House, University of London
The impact of dairy exports from the Tees to London on vernacular architecture in the North Riding of Yorkshire 1450-1750.
All are welcome to hear this paper by Barry Harrison. Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Local and Regional History, Department of Continuing Education, University of Leeds, 1966-1999 (retd.). Founder member of Cleveland & Teesside Local History Society and Yorkshire Vernacular Buildings Study Group. Member of Vernacular Architecture Group since 1973 (President 1992-1995). Publications include: Guisborough Before 1914, The North York Moors: A Landscape History and The Vernacular Buildings of North Yorkshire and Cleveland (with Barbara Hutton). Currently researching the sea-borne trade of the Tees and its impact on local rural and urban communities between 1660 and 1750.