Sources of Information and Further Reading

Angold R.E., Sadd P.A., Sanders M., (1998) Fire and Thatch. Project Report for Partners in

Technology Number: CI 39/3/2866. Specifications for Materials and Treatments of Thatch Volume 1. Now available through the National Society of Master Thatchers

Angold R.E., Sanders M., (2007) Managing Fire Risk in Historic Thatched Buildings. Journal of

Architectural Conservation Vol.13 Number 3 Pages 59 – 72.

Angold R.E., Sanders M., (2012) Thatches and Thatching a handbook for owners, thatchers and conservators. Crowood Press ISBN 978 1 84797 321 4

Benjamin K. (updated 2016) Fire in Thatched Buildings Building Research Establishment Action Sheets Crown Copyright (1989) HMSO Domestic chimneys: re-building or lining existing chimneys.

Domestic chimneys: solid fuel – flue installations.

Repairs or rebuilding masonry chimneys (Sept. 1990)

Surveying masonry chimneys for repair or rebuilding. (May 1990)

Dorset Building Control Technical Committee The Dorset Model  The Dorset Model is prescribed in Approved Document B of the Building Regulations when dealing with issues of external fire spread.

Forestry Commission website

Glockling L D. (2015) Fires in Thatched Properties with Open Fires and Wood Burning Stoves. Fire

Protection Association

Henry A, Glockling L D. (2017) Fires in thatched Properties. IHBC Conservation Directory .

HETAS, (2009) Chimneys in Thatched Properties

National Society of Master Thatchers (2017) Thatch Fire Prevention Advice Notes (sheets 1-8)

Pratt P., (1998) 1:735 John Albion & Partners, Norwich

Solid Fuel Technology

Roof Thatchers - National Society of Master Thatchers