AncoatsCradle of Industrialisation
As well as the local person interested in his or her city and its history this book will appeal to all those with an interest in the growth of towns and cities, and in social history and the legacy of socio-economic, industrial and technological change within the built environment. It will also be of interest to planners and conservation officers dealing with regeneration issues.
2. Pre-industrial Ancoats
3. Canals and factoriess
4. The pioneer suburb and its workers
5. The architecture of social concern
6. Decline, a respite and then fall
7. History with a future
About the Authors
Keith Falconer is Head of Industrial Archaeology at English Heritage.
Mike Rose was Professor of Social History at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Julian Holder is a Historic Buildings Inspector working in the Heritage Protection Department of English Heritage.
Publish Date:September 2011