Services Directory


Building Researchers & Archaeologists

Ambrey Archaeology (Based in Herefordshire)

Martin Wilson – Souterrain Archaeological Services (Based in Buckinghamshire)

Richard Parker (Based in Devon) 

Dr Stuart Baylock (Based in Devon)

Dr Neil Phillips of APAC Ltd (Based in Monmouthshire)

Susan Brook of Building Archaeology Ltd (Based in the North of Scotland)

Ric Tyler (Based in Shropshire) 

Richard Howell B.A. – Historic Buildings Consultant (Based in West Sussex)

Stephen Haigh (Based West Yorkshire) 

Michael Heaton (Based in Wiltshire)

Building History Researchers

House Histories

Melanie Backe-Hansen House Historian

Ellen Leslie Historical Research

Karen Averby Historian and Research Consultant

Building Research Groups

Cumbria Vernacular Buildings Group

Essex Historic Buildings Group

Domestic Building Research Group (Surrey)

Gloucestershire Building Recording Group

Oxfordshire Building Record

Somerset Vernacular Building Research Group

Suffolk Historic Buildings Group

Norfolk Historic Buildings Group

Wiltshire Buildings Record

Wealden Buildings Study Group

Yorkshire Vernacular Buildings Study Group

Conservation & Repair Building Specialists

The Heritage Guild Ltd. Traditional Timber Framing

Heartwood Construction – Oak Timber Frame, Joinery and Furniture Specialists.

Paint Analysis

Helen Hughes – Historic Interiors Research & Conservation

Wood Specialist

Michael Bamforth – Archaeologist and Wood Specialist


Construction History Bibliography – Maintained by the Construction History Society