Construction and Repair
III. East Anglian
Wattle & Daub
Books on earth construction:
HARRISON, Ray. EARTH, The Conservation and Repair of
Bowhill Exeter: Working with Cob. James and James,
HOUBEN, Hugo and GUILLAUD, Hubert. Earth Construction
A Comprehensive Guide. Intermediate Technology,
HURD, John and GOURLEY, Ben. Terra Britannica.A
Celebration of Earthen Structures in Great Britain and
Ireland. James and James, London. 2000
McCANN, John. Clay and Cob Buildings Shire Album 105.
Shire Publications Ltd, Princes Risborough, 199
MINKE, Gernot. Earth Construction Handbook. Wit
Press, Southampton 2000
NORTON, John. Building with Earth a Handbook.
Intermediate Technology, London 1997
PEARSON, Gordon T. Conservation of Clay and Chalk
Buildings.Donhead, Shaftesbury 1992
SCHOFIELD & SMALLCOMBE, Jane & Jill. Cob Buildings A
Practical Guide. Black Dog Press, Lewdon Farm, Black
Dog, Crediton, Ex 17 4QQ 2004
WALKER, Bruce, McGREGOR, Christopher, LITTLE, Rebecca.
Earth Structures and Construction in Scotland.Historic
WARREN, John. Conservation of Earth Structures.
Butterworth and Heinemann, Oxford,1999.
WILLIAMS-ELLIS,Clough and EASTWICK-FIELD, John and
Elizabeth. Building in Cob, Pise, and Stablized
Earth. Country Life Limited, London, 1947. Reprinted
Donhead, Shaftesbury, 1999.
EARTHA, the East Anglian Earth Buildings Group, promotes
the proper use of earth in building.To join, contact the
Secretary, EARTHA, Ivy Green, London Road, Wymondham,
Norfolk, NR18 9JD. 01 953 601701