Blog post for Turf Projects arts Croydon
Twentieth Century Society 100 Shops
Keynote slides: Practical Politics and Place in the 19th century
new towns reading list
right to stand on the pavement
New Lives New Landscapes Revisited: Rural Modernity in Britain
select bibliography on new social movements, urban commons, and anti-globalisation protest
BBC Radio 4 Analysis, ‘what’s the point of street protest?’
East London primary sources

Pavements bibliography

george scharf digging pavements for gas main

Primary sources: George Scharf, sketches of laying gas mains in London streets, 1834: Scharf, sketch of children clearing snow, 1843: The Architect magazine, e.g. TNA: MEPO – Met Police records – obstruction and nuisance Key texts: David Rooney, ‘Keeping


simple guide to using Edina Digimap Historic

edina digimap example PDF link of the entire thread: Edina Digimap is available to all subscribing libraries and universities. It’s most useful if you want to download already geo-referenced OS maps. For just viewing old OS maps, is the best place to


OSS lantern slides – some initial data on land ownership

Here are some initial findings from summary data on the landownership of the sites represented in the Open Spaces Society lantern slides: at the Museum of English Rural Life. * For more on the project and the slides, go to:


legislative definitions on what is and isn’t a public space have returned

Adam Wagner does his brilliant work again summarising the new covid emergency regulations on where masks have to be worn. The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Wearing of Face Coverings) (England) Regulations 2021, passed 29 November 2021 It’s like deja vu again, but about