The Survey of London: the Battersea Volumes

Colin Thom is a Senior Historian with the prestigious Survey of London – the nearest thing we have to an ‘official’ history of London’s architecture. After 14 years with English Heritage, the Survey last week became part of the Bartlett School of Architecture at University College London. The Survey’s work, providing a definitive history of different areas of London and their buildings, will continue there. Its new double-volume study of Battersea, published today by Yale University Press, was researched and writtenRead more