The beach hut on the East Anglia coast: space and place in the English seaside, 1995 – 2010

  • Laura Jackson-Willis

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


This practice-based study examines the meanings of the space and the place of the English beach hut from 1995 to 2010. Historians of tourism consider a beach hut as a structure of some significance; it is part of the development of the specificity of the English seaside. This thesis provides a detailed investigation of the space of the beach hut and how the construction of that space contributes to the meanings of place along the East Anglia coast.
Date of Award2013
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • University of Brighton

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