Pocket London: City of London Printed Tour GuideRegular price £5.50
This is an architectural walking tour of the City of London, exploring the ongoing wrangling between prestige and visual style in London's global financial centre.
It is a paper self-guided tour led by Jon Wright featuring engaging text and images which can be enjoyed equally in the field or in the comfort of your home.
The City of London Printed Tour Guide is part of a new series of Pocket London tours exploring our city’s most compelling architecture. Published once a month, Pocket London is available as a subscription or via our shop.
Guide by Jon Wright, 2021
Meet the author
Jon Wright is an architectural historian currently working as a Heritage Consultant at Purcell Architects, with expertise in the architectural history of and the conservation issues affecting twentieth century buildings and a further specialism in post-war architectural history. Jon has previously worked for the Twentieth Century Society, The Council for British Archaeology and the War Memorials Trust.
Jon is an active member in the Working Party of DOCOMOMO UK which seeks to further understanding and debate internationally about modern architecture in the UK. He also teaches on the Cambridge MSt Building History programme on Modern Movement buildings. He is currently writing his first book on the architecture of Mervyn Seal ARIBA.