This 48 page Regional Inventory for London softcover book is packed with information of interest to lovers of pub history and architecture. It does not deal with atmosphere, friendliness or availability of real ale but focuses on the internal historic fabric of the pubs.
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The richly illustrated guide records 133 of Londonís 5700 pubs, choosing those with the most important historic interiors. There is information on how the pubs were chosen and the criteria for inclusion in the listing. A brief history of London pub building is offered.
The regional inventory gives the name, location, and phone number of each pub along with a write-up that details the historic importance of the pubís features. With this book in hand, the pub aficionado can spend many a happy day wandering from pub to pub enjoying the important historic details of each.
CAMRA also publishes The Camra National Inventory: Pub Interiors of Outstanding Historic Interest: Britainís True Heritage Pubs, a real bargain at £3.50.
Pub Interiors of Special Historic Interest
The CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) Regional Inventory for London
Publisher: Campaign for Real Ale
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St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 4LW
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