Buildings Section Newsletter – Winter 2020

This newsletter, edited by Section Chair, Dr Helen Wilson, has contributions about some of the lesser-known parts of Exeter Cathedral; a shortened tour in words and images of a historic town house in Crediton;...

The History of Exe Island, Exeter

Due to COVID-19, this event that was originally planned to be held in May 2021 has been postponed to 30 April 2022. Many existing bookings have been carried forward to the new date, but...

Book review. St Martin’s Island

Todd Gray and Sue Jackson, St Martin’s Island. An introductory history of forty-two Exeter buildings. The Mint Press, Exeter, 2017, 192 pp, full colour illustrations, £15.00, pbk, ISBN 978 1 903356–71–5 As flames engulfed...

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Cob Cottages for the Twentieth Century (1919)

By T. J. Joce. (Read at Tiverton, 23rd July, 1919.) It is clear that whatever may be done in the changed times before us on behalf of town folk, the greatest and best work...

Berry Pomeroy Castle (1915)

By Mr H. Michell Whitley. (Read at Exeter, 21st July, 1915.) Amongst the castles of Devon, two stand out pre-eminent for the magnitude of the ruins and beauty of situation, Berry Pomeroy and Okehampton....