Victorian Arts Crafts & Sciences : Can you help ?


Help Wanted

rediscovering Ripleyville is looking for expert help in answering questions about the Victorian world of England on the Arts, Craft Skills and the Sciences.

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Saltaire and Ripley Ville houses


Two key questions for understanding the industrial model village of Ripleyville, it is also of interest for Saltaire, are:-

How long might it take for a newly-built, newly plastered cottage/working man’s house to dry out in the mid-to-late Victorian era?



For background see:-

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Do you know the answer, or the factors that would influence the drying time?

We’d love to hear from you.

Please use the contact form or comment box below.

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