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Vernacular architecture in the Codroy Valley

Richard Paul MacKinnon

Vernacular architecture in the Codroy Valley

by Richard Paul MacKinnon

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Published by Canadian Museum of Civilization in Hull, Quebec .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vernacular architecture -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Codroy Valley,
  • Codroy Valley (Nfld.) -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard MacKinnon.
    SeriesMercury series. Paper / History Division -- 52., Mercury series -- no. 52.
    ContributionsCanadian Museum of Civilization., Canadian Museum of Civilization. History Division.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 190 p. :
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21087104M
    ISBN 100660187884
    OCLC/WorldCa49352456

    Buffett, Fred, Pictorial History of Newfoundland School Architecture (). Cuff, Harry A., A History of the Newfoundland Teachers' Association ().   Vernacular architecture 1. Asia South America North America Africa Europe Australia Antarctica 2. Tropical zone: it lies between tropic of cancer at ˚S. Since direct ray of sun fall through out year in this zone. Therefore it is temperate zone. Sub tropical zone: South temperate zone lies between tropic of Capricorn and Antarctic circle. North temperate zone lies between tropic of cancer.

      MacKinnon, Richard P. "Vernacular Architecture in the Codroy Valley: Local and External Influences on the Development of a Building Tradition." McNaughton, Janet E. "The Role of the Newfoundland Midwife in Traditional Health Care, to " Rieti, Barbara G. "Newfoundland Fairy Traditions: A Study in Narrative and Belief." Taylor. Richard Paul MacKinnon has written: 'Vernacular architecture in the Codroy Valley' -- subject(s): Social life and customs, Vernacular architecture Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights What has.

    Key Words: Vernacular, Architecture, Sustainable model, rural settlements, ity, Heritage 1. INTRODUCTION Vernacular architecture is a category of architecture based on local needs and construction materials, and reflecting local traditions. The ‘vernacular’, in India, denotes low cost, traditional village and small town. Log Architecture on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia: Cultural Borrowing and Adaptation Richard MacKinnon University College of Cape Breton This paper is a part of a larger study of the vernacular architecture of the Codroy Valley, southwestern Newfoundland (MacKinnon). In order to understand fully some of the origins of the architectural.


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