Lynn Pearson was brought up at the seaside,
near Britain's most easterly point at Lowestoft in Suffolk. She
has been writing about the seaside since the 1980s. See her
publications for details. This page
offers a variety of seaside pdf files (you will need acrobat
reader) to read or download.
2008 the new, totally revised edition of Piers and Other Seaside Architecture.
From the C20 Magazine review of Piers:
'It's definitely a good introduction, and light to pack
if you are planning a trip.'
Buy Piers on Amazon.
Lynn has been carrying out research on
Maxwell _ Tuke, the architects of Blackpool Tower
for a new entry in the online Oxford Dictionary of National
Biography, publication 22 September 2011. The full URL for the
http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/101264 but you will
need a DNB subscription to see it; these are often available
free through your local library.
Lynn's series of articles on ceramics and
Tile and Tide published in the Tiles and
Architectural Ceramics Society newsletter TACtile
Below is the complete text of The
People's Palaces: Seaside Pleasure Buildings 1870-1914
published in 1991 by Barracuda Books of Buckingham.
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