15. portable buildings

Tents and canvas houses

General prefabrication

Ducker Portable House Co

William Cooper

See also:

(sec 1) Practical Mechanic's Journal, I, pls 21, 22M pp 207, 224-5, for J H Porter's iron market house at San Fernando, Trinidad, 1848. Architectural Record, LXXIV, 4, for Harrie T Lindeberg's proposal for cellular steel house construction. (sec 4) Loudon.  Encylopædia, §§ 509-514, for Manning's portable buildings. Chabat, Dictionnaire, sv Phare, for La Suède's iron lighthouses. (sec 5) Great Britain.  House Construction (sec 6) Adams, Lighthouses and Lightships, pp 204-8, for British iron lighthouses, and pp 249-252, for the iron lighthouse of Walde, the Enfant Perdu, and New Caledonia. (sec 11) Shaw,  Sketches for Cottages (for W H Lascelles's patent cement slab buildings). Lakeman, Concrete Cottages (advertisement p ii, for Perry's sectional concrete cottages) (sec 13) G Jennings & Co.  Price List (sec 16) Young, Treatise on Fencing; Walmsley.  Iron Roofs, p 30, Kiosk for India (cf Matheson). (sec 22) Bemis.  The Evolving House, III, Rational Design (sec 36) Hudson.  Cottage Homes (sec 38) Cyclone Co.  Catalogue 41, 1948 (sec 39) Hudson's "Ready-Cut" Homes.

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