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Cruck construction

an introduction and catalogue

by N. W. Alcock

  • 286 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Council for British Archaeology in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Crucks.,
    • Crucks -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby N.W. Alcock.
      SeriesCBA research report,, no. 42, Research report (Council for British Archaeology) ;, no. 42.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTH2393 .A43 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 177 p. :
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3036408M
      ISBN 10090678011X
      LC Control Number82125848

        A cruck frame is one where the structure of the building depends on two or more 'A-frames' which go from the top of the building down to the ground. We encourage visitors to sign the Visitors Book and the following is a selection of comments kindly entered in the Book by local, national and international visitors: ‘Splendid restoration’ A. & J. B., Gloucestershire. ‘Excellent preserved piece of history, especially Scottish Cruck construction.

      Cruck Construction 22nd September Posted in Timber-Framed, Buildings of England The characteristic feature of a cruck building is that the weight of the roof, and often that of the walls as . Cruck Building: A Survey Alcock N, Barnwell P S See other items by same author: Alcock N, Barnwell P S.

      F. W. B. Charles, Medieval Cruck-Building and its Derivatives, The Society for Medieval Ar- chaeology Monograph Series, No. 2 (London, ), pp. Buy Medieval cruck-building and its derivatives. A study of timber-framed construction based on buildings in Worcestershire. With plates (Society for Medieval Archaeology. Monograph series. no. 2.) by Frederick William Bolton Charles (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Author: Frederick William Bolton Charles.


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Author: Nat Alcock, P.V. Addyman, Council for British Archaeology.Two sections precede it, the first being a number of papers on general aspects of cruck construction while the second treats regional differentiation.

In Section 1 the editor reviews the development of cruck studies. J T Smith's contribution (pp ) is a revision of his paper on cruck .on the National Heritage List for England.

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