Sash Window Links A Selection of interesting and informative links to other pages relating to sash windows & period property

Sash Window Links

1901 – Modern British domestic architecture and decoration
by Holme, Charles


1923 – British glass by Pilkington Brothers, Ltd.

Registered designs for ornamental modern window glass / Chance Brothers & Co., Glass Works, near Birmingham

1933 – Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company – Flat glass: Flat drawn window glass, polished plate glass, safety glass, figured and wire glass.

1920s – Mississippi Glass Co., Mississippi Wire Glass Co.

1930s – Figured glass by Mississippi
by Mississippi Glass Company

1923 – PREVIEW – H.J.Powell Glass Making in England

1923 – Glass – UK Glass Industry Publication

1954 – A Merseyside Town in the Industrial Revolution: St. Helens, 1750-1900

Investigations in Medieval Stained Glass

1891 – Glassmakers’ hand-book: containing recipes for making flint, bottle, window, and architectural glass..

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1930 – Grand rapids all-steel sash pulleys.

1911 – Grant overhead sash pulleys and hardware specialties.

1893 – Gardner Sash Balance Co. : manufacturers and dealers in sash pulleys, aluminum bronze sash ribbon and attachments

1915 – Catalogue of sash operating apparatus as manufactured by Lord & Burnham Co.

1939 – Pullman unit sash balances (Tape Sash Balance)

1959 – Whitco Sash Hardware

circa    1910 – American sash chain
by American chain company inc.

1914- Pivot sash – Howarth reversible sash centers. by Michigan Engine Valve Co.

1926 – Lupton projected sash for offices, schools, and commercial buildings.


1938- Preservative treatment of window sash and other millwork

Joinery & Woodwork

1910 -Saxton & Binns Ltd. : timber & joinery merchants, Sydney: catalogue

1910 – Illustrated joinery catalogue / George Hudson & Son Ltd.

1908 – USA – Universal design book : containing official list prices of sash, doors and blinds … official list prices of head, corner and base blocks … official moulding book … official list: window glass ..

1918 – Universal window devices.

1891 – Paine Lumber Co., Oshkosh, Wisconsin : containing list prices, elevations, latest styles, designs, etc., of sash, doors, blinds … door and window frames.

1920 – high grade interior trim, built in furniture, sash doors, hardwood flooring, lumber and hardware
by Chicago and Riverdale Lumber Co.

1941 – Standard Lists catalog no. 40 including open and glazed windows and sash softwood and veneered panel and sash doors flush veneered doors combination doors window and sash screens and extras

Metal Windows

1931 – Crittall metal windows
by Crittall Casement Window Co.

1931 – Fenestra, blue book of steel windows

1910 – Metal casements, stained glass, decorative ironwork / William Morris and Company (Ruskin House) Ltd.

1931 – Windows, double hung & casement of architectural bronze, nickel, silver, aluminum, steel

1920 – Fenestra steel window walls: sidewall sash. Catalogue


1901 – Charles Holmes – Modern British domestic architecture & decoration

1949 – Architectural Design


2004 – The Preservation of Historic Architecture: The U.S. Government’s Official Guidelines

Practical Building Conservation: Glass and glazing

A Selection of interesting and informative links to other pages relating to sash windows and period properties.

English Heritage

Historic England –Windows and Doors in Historic Buildings

Victorian Society –Windows and double glazing

SAHGB- Architectural Historians

Britain Express – Passionate about British Heritage

Historic Environment Scotland

Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990

UWE – Domestic Architecture 1700 – 1960

Institute Of Carpenters

Hackney Tools Blog – Traditional Window Woodworking Hand Tools


 Accoya – durable, non-toxic, dimensionally stable wood.

Slimlite Double Glazing Units

Make It British – Championing Made in UK



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Informative You Tube Documentary Links

2004 Time Team Special – Ightham, Kent – The Ten Million Pound House

Hidden Killers (BBC Four)

Suzannah Lipscomb reveals the killers that lurked in British homes during different historical periods.

(2013) – Hidden Killers of the Victorian Home

(2014) Hidden Killers of the Edwardian Home

(2015) Hidden Killers of the Tudor Home

(2016) Hidden Killers of the Post-War Home

(2016) New Hidden Killers of the Victorian Home

The Victorian House – (1987) with Jonathan Meades

A psycho-analysis of the Victorian house.

Episode 2 – How It Was Done

Episode 3 – Steps Beyond the Door

Episode 4 – The Home Within

Episode 5 – The Way It Is

Episode 6 – Time & Change

What The Victorians Did For Us (BBC 2001)

Adam Hart-Davis investigates the Victorian innovations that left a lasting impression on British society.

BBC 4 – The Children Who Built Victorian Britain


The Secret History Of Our Streets (BBC Two 2013)

Series looking at how London has changed since Charles Booth’s survey recording social conditions in 1886, returning to six archetypal London streets.

Portland Rd, Notting Hill, London


If Walls Could Talk – The History of the Home (BBC Four 2011)

Lucy Worsley, chief curator of the historic royal palaces, takes us through 800 years of domestic history by exploring the British home through four rooms, meeting experts and historians on the way

Living Room






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