Railing

So what is the truth about the disappearance of the railings that were standard issue for (at least) late Victorian and Edwardian housing?  I’ll post here a few images of those stubs of metal that prick our memories on top of countless garden walls.  We hear that they were commandeered during WW1 to make munitions […]

Heritage

So heritage shows emerged as a property transaction. And it remains effectively a property transaction today. Heritage is mapped by ‘heritopography’, the sets of lines of communication or cultural understanding which allow the outsider to feel in place where ever they are provided they have a guidebook all mobile device. The British tourist standing on […]