The Traditional Irish Rural Dwelling

Kennedy, Brian P. (1987) The Traditional Irish Rural Dwelling. In: Old cultures in new worlds. 8th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium. Programme report - Compte rendu. US/ICOMOS, Washington, pp. 645-652. [Book Section]

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Abstract (in English)

Ireland's vernacular architecture is, like its European counterparts, disappearing gradually in the face of increased industrialisation and urban development. Strenuous efforts are necessary to ensure even a mere touristic function for Ireland's traditional rural dwellings.

Item Type: Book Section
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Kennedy, Brian P.UNSPECIFIED
Languages: English
Keywords: vernacular architecture; rural areas; rural architecture; dwellings; Ireland
Subjects: E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 03. Monuments
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 27. Vernacular architecture
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 1987, 8th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2011 18:30
Last Modified: 30 Jan 2011 18:30
URI: http://openarchive.icomos.org/id/eprint/759

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