Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Building History
Some of you may be familiar with my website Researching Historic Buildings in the British Isles. It will celebrate a decade online in December and has gone through almost as many incarnations as Dr Who. Some may remember it as Sources for Building History. It now has its own domain and a different title. I thought I'd better work "British Isles" in there lest people get frustrated looking on it for stuff on the Pyramids, etc.

Now would be a good time for people to complain about the site, as things are generally quiet for me in August, and I should have time to work on it.

All comments gratefully received, but please don't suggest a million additions to the bibliographies. Big Grin I don't aim to compete with But I really would like to know about any missing good gazetteers of specific building types and top notch works specific to Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.
Can't seem to edit my post. Sorry! Website is
"has gone through almost as many incarnations as Dr Who."

Better watch out then - according to my Dr Who geek son, there can only be 12 regenerations of a Time Lord (apparently David Tennant is No. 11)
He's officially number 10 if you exclude the Peter Cushing films.

Cough.... geek... [:I]

Thanks for the link though ( :face-topic: ), my computer is playing up at the mo, but it looks as though I'll have fun on there!
Its a great site... and stuffed so full it makes the tardis look small

"I don't have an archaeological imagination.."
Thanks for the kind words.
"He's officially number 10 if you exclude the Peter Cushing films."

And yet McGann gets in on a nod. Where's the justice.

Oh yes - I like the webstie too.
Don't worry about The Doc. Where there's a canon-crazed anorak at the helm, there's a way. Let's face it, The Master hit his "maximum" twelfth regeneration during Tom Baker's run and he's looked good ever since. Don't be fooled into thinking he's gone for good this time, either.

True geeks will remember Omega, a Timelord who existed through sheer strength of will, even though he didn't actually exist at all any more. Sort the existential nonsense out of [u]that</u> and stay fashionable.

:face-topic: er... normal service resumes...

Nice web site, Jean.
"Sort the existential nonsense out of that and stay fashionable."

Would it be possible to do anything at all with that post and stay fashionable?}Smile
Quote:quote:Would it be possible to do anything at all with that post and stay fashionable?

Fair point, well made...

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Fine for historic building loss Womble 7 4,735 13th February 2014, 02:29 PM
Last Post: Wax
  A History of Disability: from 1050 to the Present Day BAJR 1 1,697 29th December 2012, 11:37 AM
Last Post: BAJR
  Fancy building a Neolithic House BAJR 7 5,003 30th October 2012, 07:22 PM
Last Post: kevin wooldridge
  History of Hattuşa?s excavation on display BAJR 1 1,894 15th October 2012, 06:55 AM
Last Post: BAJR
  History Channel show on Burial Archaeology BAJR 4 2,869 27th January 2012, 07:52 PM
Last Post: Dinosaur
  Building Archaeology - draw - scan - photo ? BAJR 14 6,209 5th October 2011, 02:32 PM
Last Post: Doug
  Looking for a site (with burials) / archaeologist for new History Channel show BAJR 5 3,067 15th June 2011, 02:41 PM
Last Post: BAJR
  Application forms: 'FULL employment history' - what do you write? BuntyFlint 9 9,207 11th March 2011, 05:59 PM
Last Post: Dinosaur
  Training placement in Building Recording BAJR 1 1,344 26th August 2010, 05:52 PM
Last Post: BAJR
  Finds Processor and Building Material Specialist (Trainee) BAJR 1 1,213 5th May 2010, 06:43 PM
Last Post: BAJR

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)