Newton Hall and the cruck buildings of North West England
Nevell, MD 2010, Newton Hall and the cruck buildings of North West England , Centre for Applied Archaeology, University of Salford, Salford.
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This study is an introduction to the archaeology and history of Newton Hall, Hyde, in Tameside. As a timber-framed cruck building from the late medieval period it is one of the oldest homes in North West England, and was one of the first such buildings to be restored for future generations in the 1960s. This study looks at Newton Hall and its place within the cruck-framed building tradition of the region, providing an overview of the development of the site and its regional importance. 95 cruck buildings are analysed within the Manchester city region, including their status, plan-form and construction details, and the study is illustrated with 122 colour plates and line drawings.
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology|
Subjects / Themes > D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D111 Medieval History
Subjects / Themes > D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
Subjects / Themes > U Military Science > U Military Science (General)
Memory, Text and Place
Subjects outside of the University Themes
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Applied Archaeology|
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment
|Publisher:||Centre for Applied Archaeology, University of Salford|
|Funders:||Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council (TMBC)|
|Depositing User:||MD Nevell|
|Date Deposited:||01 Dec 2010 10:28|
|Last Modified:||04 Feb 2014 14:23|
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