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JDH 01. JDH 02. JDH 04. JDH 05. BS 7913 2013. Premium Bond prizes unclaimed. World Heritage Sites SPG 12. UNESCO General Conference [1997] Huguenot Society. The Huguenot Library was formed from the printed and manuscript collections of the Huguenot Society and the French Hospital libraries, and contains the most complete body of Huguenot literature in this country.

Huguenot Society

Since 1957 it has been housed within UCL Special Collections, and is currently located at The National Archives . The main focus of the collections is on the history of the Huguenots in Great Britain and Ireland, but the Library holds material on a much wider span of Huguenot-related topics, and covers the history of the Huguenots in France and the wider diaspora. The archive collection in particular provides an invaluable insight into the lives of the immigrants in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Save The Whitechapel Bell Foundry – How to submit your objection. Listed Buildings : Historic England. The National Heritage List for England (NHLE) is the only official and up-to-date database of all nationally designated heritage assets, including: Listed buildings Scheduled monuments Protected wreck sites Registered parks and gardens Registered battlefields World Heritage Sites Applications for Certificates of Immunity (COIs) Current Building Preservation Notices (BPNs)

Listed Buildings : Historic England

Landmark Spring 15. Georgian Hackney gazetteer. Georgian houses gazeteer. Landmark History Albums. The marvellous resource that is Landmark’s History Albums is now available online.

Landmark History Albums

This makes the detailed research undertaken on each Landmark digitally available to all, an extensive repository for every kind of historian and others to mine. Ever since Landmark was founded in 1965, every building has had its own History Album, a scholarly but readable account of the site’s history and those who lived there. Each is written by Landmark’s in-house Historian of the day to help Landmarkers get the most out of their stay, and we now make them available to download.

Although every album has been carefully researched, sources are not generally cited in full given their general readership. If you have any comments or new information to offer, please email cstanford@landmarktrust.org.uk. A walk along Holloway Road. From Denmark Place to the Archway Tavern. National Trust Images. Search : images of England. How to get the best from our website.

search : images of England

Basic Search is available to everyone who looks at the website, searching from here gives you a selection of the images available. Index of artists and architects. Digital Imaging Project: Art historical images of European and North American architecture and sculpture from classical Greek to Post-modern. See earlier featured sites here.

Index of artists and architects. Digital Imaging Project: Art historical images of European and North American architecture and sculpture from classical Greek to Post-modern

Click here to go to the index of art historical sites. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths 01. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths 02. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths 03. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths 04. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths 05. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths 06. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths 07. David, William & Julian Hart Silversmiths 08.

Plates, Serving Items, Tea, Coffee, Miscellaneous, Giftware. Welcome to the Wyvern Bindery. Fitzwilliam Tiffany vase 01. Decoding a Tiffany Glassmaker’s Secret Notebook. Le béret universel : C'est quoi ce béret? AWGB: The Association of Woodturners of Great Britain. Wayne Tanswell Traditional Signwriter - Traditional Signwriting Work. Luminor Sign Co. IHBC recognised courses. SPAB: Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings. COTAC resources for the historic environment. News - The Victorian Society. CFA Voysey Society August 11. You Publish.

P. E. L. Blurb Books UK. A Measured Survey of The Adelina Patti Theatre cover. London Brick in the Early Renaissance cover. Free Video Effects, Photo Frames & Tutorials. Bromley The House Mill Trust. Pitzhanger Manor House and Gallery. Ealing Council is planning a major programme to restore and develop Walpole Park and Pitzhanger Manor House & Gallery.

Pitzhanger Manor House and Gallery

The Grade 1 listed Manor House is regarded as an architectural treasure and was designed and owned by the revered British architect Sir John Soane. In June 2014, Pitzhanger Manor House & Gallery was awarded £4.42m from the Heritage Lottery Fund to carry out the full restoration plans. This is following on from the first-round development grant of £275,000, which was awarded in April 2012.

A grant of just under £500,000 was later awarded in July 2014 from Arts Council England for improvement works to the gallery. Pitzhanger ensemble. Typology layout plan 05P. Typology layout plan 06P. Typology layout plan 07P. Pitzhanger Manor, family house by Sir John Soane PPRA. Adelina Grove, LB Tower Hamlets E1. Two houses 38 & 39 Cheyne Walk, CR Ashbee 01.

Two houses 38 & 39 Cheyne Walk, CR Ashbee 03. Two houses 38 & 39 Cheyne Walk, CR Ashbee 04. Two houses 38 & 39 Cheyne Walk, CR Ashbee 06. Two houses 38 & 39 Cheyne Walk, CR Ashbee 09. Townhouse 38 Cheyne Walk CR Ashbee. Two houses 38 & 39 Cheyne Walk, CR Ashbee 10. Cheyne Walk & Glebe Place Pevsner guide. Design of Guestroom at 78 Derngate, N'ton by C R Mackintosh [1916 20] CRM Townhouses. Studio House 42 43 Glebe Place 01. Studio House 42 43 Glebe Place 13. Sir Edwin Lutyens gazetteer. Members at the Architectural Association. Kingsley Hall 03 A. Kingsley Hall 09. Kingsley Hall 19. Eve Garnett mural. The website of the Kingsley Hall Community Centres Heritage Committee (KHCCHC) Email : info@muriellester.org Copyright LAPOLLO Systems on behalf of KHCCHC Every attempt has been made to ensure no materials are used without permission of copyright owners.

Eve Garnett mural

If you believe we have breached this please contact us to agree appropriate actions. Walter Birmingham. In 1964 the educationist and economist Walter Birmingham, who has died aged 91, became the warden of Toynbee Hall, a century-old settlement supported by British universities in the East End of London and dedicated to assisting disadvantaged individuals and families.

Walter Birmingham

The heyday of the settlement movement, a mission by the educated middle class to set up centres of practical help in poor industrial areas, staffed by students and graduates, was over. By the 1960s Toynbee, once a beacon among settlements, lacked funds. Find the best rate. Keep the best rate. Which ? connect. Amazon Buying Tips: Free delivery loopholes & more. Buying from Amazon's European sites rather than Amazon UK can be cheaper.

Amazon Buying Tips: Free delivery loopholes & more

Clever tool Priceonline.eu checks prices across Amazon's sites in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. (It also checks prices in the USA, but there you may need to pay customs, plus consumer rights vary.) Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance. Heritage Alliance VAT briefing. Bicycle Insurance - get cheap cover for your bike. Specialist policies are largely targeted at serious cycling enthusiasts who race competitively and often spend four-figure sums on their bikes.

Bicycle Insurance - get cheap cover for your bike

Costs differ based on your bike's value and the type of cover, but our top picks for a £3,000 bike are between £150 and £300 a year. As well as covering expensive cycles, specialist insurance covers lost race fees and cycle clothing, which can be expensive. What specialist bicycle insurance usually covers. Compare Cycle Insurance. Ercol Quality Handmade Furniture. ConverTable-Desk Large Model. The large table model overlaps the desk to provide a larger table and seating areas to the sides. ConverTable Desk Large Model ConverTable Desk Large Model Table Mode. StudyBed – Desk and Bed combination – Deskbed - Studybed. Isokon Plus - Modernist & Contemporary. Ocee Design, Stretch reception furnture. Stretch armchair and sofas Stretch show in Camira Craggon Bracken and Bute Heathered Tweed 2934 Stretch Armchair with Stretch Sofa System Two Seat with Left Arm Only shown with Beech Legs Two seats with Arms with Beech legs Three Seat with Arms shown with Beech Legs Two Seat with Right Arm Only shown with Beech Legs Three Seat with Left Arm Only with Beech Legs Three Seat with Right Arm Only shown with Beech Legs Corner Unit Stretch Corner Sofa Arrangement.

MidCentury - The guide to Modern furniture, Interiors and architecture. Antelope chair by Race Furniture, all images courtesy of Race Furniture. Products from James Burleigh. Alki - Oak Furniture, Crafted in the Basque Country.