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People, process and the poverty-pew: a functional analysis of mundane buildings in the Nottinghamshire framework-knitting industry

  • Garry Campion (a1)

Industrial archaeology has traditionally concentrated on the recording and study of technological and engineering survivals — hence the name ‘industrial’ as, often, a near-synonym for ‘post-medieval’ in naming the archaeology of early modern capitalism. This study of three mundane industrial buildings draws upon building and documentary evidence as aids to understanding working structures not distinguished by technological or engineering innovation.

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