Links

www.ancientmonumentssociety.org.uk
Ancient Monuments Society

www.avoncroft.org.uk
Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings.

www.bucksas.org.uk/hbg
Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society Historic Buildings Group

www.britarch.ac.uk
British and Irish Archaeological bibliography.

www.civicvoice.org.uk
Civic Voice

www.buildingconservation.com
The Devon Earth Buildings Association.

www.dbrg.org.uk
Domestic Buildings Research Group (Surrey)

www.historicengland.org.uk
English Heritage

www.ehbg.co.uk
Essex Historic Buildings Group

www.hfbg.org.uk
Historic Farm Buildings Group

www.heritagehelp.org.uk/organisations/the-georgian-group
for the preservation of Georgian houses and gardens. 


www.www.historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list
Provides access to information on listed buildings

www.landmarktrust.org.uk
An organisation which buys endangered/semi-derelict properties of an unusual character and converts them into holiday accommodation. The organisation has succeeded in conserving a number of very rare or important properties for the nation which might otherwise have been lost forever.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk
National Trust

www.naturalengland.gov.uk
Natural England

www.heritage.norfolk.gov.uk
Norfolk Heritage Explorer.  Provides access to county and government heritage records and collections.

www.uea.ac.uk
University of East Anglia Centre for East Anglian Studies, School of History, School of Art. 

www.norfolkia.org.uk
Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society- buildings, plant, products, workers and personalities. 

www.thenorwichsociety.co.uk
history, preservation and future of Norwich's buildings 

www.nahrg.org.uk
Norfolk Archaeological and Historical Research Group- history, heritage and archaeology

www.nnas.info
Norfolk and Norwich Archaeological Society. Publishes Norfolk Archaeology. 

www.norwich-churches.org
Norwich Churches Trust: information about Norwich's medieval churches

www.balh.org.uk
British Association for Local History

www.norfarchtrust.org.uk
Norfolk Archaeological Trust has responsibility for some key sites including St Benet's Abbey 

www.norfolkchurchestrust.org.uk
Norfolk Churches Trust protect architecturally precious religious monuments of the county

www.eartha.org.uk
all about clay and earth buildings

www.obr.org.uk
Oxfordshire Buildings Record

www.ukapt.org.uk
UK Association of Building Preservation Trusts

www.architecture.com
Royal Institute of British Architects - a mine of information, some of it relating to historic houses and architecture.






www.historic-scotland.gov.uk
Historic Scotland

www.nts.org.uk
National Trust for Scotland

www.RCAHMS.gov.uk
Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland

www.svbwg.org.uk
Scottish Vernacular Buildings Working Group

www.spab.org.uk
Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings

www.shbg.org.uk
Suffolk Historic Buildings Group

www.vag.org.uk
Vernacular Architecture Group, the national body for research into historic vernacular buildings of all kinds.

www.victoriansociety.org.uk

www.cprw.org.uk
Campaign for the Protection of Rural Wales

www.rcahmw.gov.uk
RACHM Website focusing on the vernacular architecture of Wales.

www.wealdenbuildings.org.uk
Wealden Buildings Study Group works primarily in the Weald of Sussex and parts of Surrey, Kent and Hampshire. Members include professional/amateur archaeologists, historians, architects, surveyors and geographers. They welcome enquiries from householders who would like to consider a visit. Report is confidential and free. Member of VAG.

www.wealddown.co.uk
Weald and Downland Open Air Museum – perhaps the best collection of reconstructed, conserved historic buildings in England, including Bayleaf House, a wonderful 15th century open hall Wealden building.

www.yvbsg.org.uk
Yorkshire Vernacular Buildings Study Group.

www.newbuckenhamarchive.co.uk
New Buckenham Society added in 2015 an archive of old photos and other items to their website. 

www.walsinghamvillage.org
Little Walsingham Local History Society

www.norfolkmills.co.uk
norfolk windmills - wind and water. 

Links to organisations overseas 

www.bc.edu/bc_org/avp/cas/fnart/fa267
A digital database of American Art and Architecture, including some nice photos of early American vernacular architecture.

www.historicjamestown.org 
Archaeological and historical research at Jamestown, Virginia, USA

www.history.org
researching historic structures in Williamsburg, Virginia USA


www.vafweb.org
Vernacular Architecture Forum publish a journal Buildings and Landscapes . VAF have a bibliography section (
www.vafweb.org/bibliography). 

www.vassa.org.za
Vernacular Architecture Society of South Africa

www.tfguild.com 
Timber Framers Group (USA)

http://www.ncshpo.org/shpodirectory.shtml
Local historic preservation societies in US are by the SHPO which works with governments, the public, and educational and not-for-profit organizations to raise historic preservation awareness. The ocieties focus on the preservation of buildings. Each state has its own SHPO, examples here are New York State and Maryland. 
http://nysparks.com/shpo/survey-evaluation/

http://mht.maryland.gov/nr/

http://hvva.org/index.html
Hudson Valley vernacular architecture. Have
interesting newsletters