Former Conservation Officer with Local Planning Authority. Detailed knowledge of Listed Buildings and Listed Building consent.
Chartered Architect. Member of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation. Specialist knowledge of conservation philosophy and techniques
|Art/Paintings & Sculpture||
Overview of painting from the Renaissance to the 20th century
|Castles & Palaces||
History and development - relation to development civilisation and architecture in England. Heraldry - endorsement including Monuments and Brasses.
|Churches & Cathedrals||
Development of religions from Catholicism to Protestantism - relation to buildings - practical use, re-use and conservation.
History and development of design, especially related to Architecture. Plants.
|History & Prehistory||
British history - connections with America and connections with Europe
Endorsement. Port industries of Bristol. Wool trade, Mendip and Cotswold. Brunel - Railways
Bristol (and former Avon, now Somerset, and Gloucestershire). City, surroundings and excursions to Mendip Hills, Forest of Dean, Wiltshire, including Salisbury
|Stately Homes & Country Houses||
Development of the English country house, vernacular architecture and townscape