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Below are a list of references that may be of interest to students looking at gravestone weathering. As well as references directly dealing with gravestone weathering there are couple on papers mentioned in other parts of this Website and also some of general interest.

Attewell, P.B. and Taylor, D. 1988. 'Time-dependent atmospheric degradation of building stone in a polluting environment', in Marinos, G. and Koukis, G. (eds.), Engineering Geology of Ancient Works, Monument and Historical Sites , 739-753.

Cooke, R.U., Inkpen, R.J. And Wiggs, G.F.S. 1995. 'Using gravestones to assess changing rates of weathering in the United Kingdom', Earth Surface Processes and Landforms , 20 , 531-546.

Dove, J. 1992. 'A comparison of gravestones in two country churchyards', Proceeding of the Geologists' Association , 103 , 143-154.

Dragovich, D. 1986. 'Weathering rates of marble in urban environments, eastern Australia', Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie , N.F. 30 , 203-214.

Feddema, J.J. And Meierding, T.C. 1987. 'Marble weathering and air pollution in Philadelphia', Atmospheric Environment , 21 , 143-157.

Geikie, A. 1880. 'Rock weathering as illustrated in Edinburgh church yards', Proceedings of Royal Society Edinburgh , 1879-80 , 518-532.

Goodchild, J.G. 1890. 'Notes on some observed rates of weathering of limestones', Geological Magazine , 27 , 463-466.

Inkpen, R.J. 1989. Stone weathering and atmospheric pollution in a transect across Southern Britain . Unpublished PhD thesis, University of London.

Inkpen, R.J. 1992. 'Investigating urban weathering', Geography Review , 5 (4) , 34-37.

Inkpen, R.J. 1998. 'Gravestones: Problems and potentials as indicators of recent changes in weathering', in Jones, M. and Wakefield, R. (eds.), Aspects of stone weathering, decay and conservation , Imperial College Press, London, 16-27.

Inkpen, R.J, Cooke, RU and Viles, H.A. 1994. 'Processes and rates of urban limestone weathering', in Rock weathering and landform evolution , Robinson, D.A. and William, R.B.G. (eds.), British Geomorphological Research Group Symposia Series 10, John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, 119-130.

Inkpen, R.J., Collier, P., Fontana, D., 2000. 'Close-range photogrammetric analysis of rock surfaces', Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie , Suppl.Bd. 120 , 67-81.

Inkpen, R.J. And Jackson, J. 2000. 'Contrasting weathering rates in coastal, urban and rural areas in Southern Britain: Preliminary investigations using gravestones', Earth Surface Processes and Landforms , 25 , 229-238.

Jaynes, S.M. 1985. Studies of building stone weathering in South-East England. Unpublished PhD thesis, University of London.

Klein, M. 1984. 'Weathering rates of limestone tombstones measured in Haifa, Israel', Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie , NF 28 , 105-111.

Kupper, M. 1975. 'Recherches dans la region Liegeoise (Belgique) sur l'alteration des pierres calcaires a l'air libre', Annales de la Societe Geologique de Belgique , T.98 , 165-176.

Matthais, G.F. 1967. 'Weathering of Portland Arkose tombstones', Journal of Geological Education , 15 , 140-144.

Meierding, T.C. 1981. 'Marble weathering rates: A transect of the United States', Physical Geography , 2 , 1-18.

Meierding, T.C., 1993. 'Inscription legibility method for estimating rock weathering', Geomorphology , 6 , 273-286.

Neil, D. 1989. 'Weathering rates of a subaerially exposed marble in eastern Australia', Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie , NF 33 , 463-473.

Rahn, T. 1971. 'The weathering of tombstones and its relation to the topography of New England', Journal of Geological Education , 19 , 112-118.

Sharp, A.D., Trudgill, S.T., Cooke, RU, Price, C.A., Crabtree, R.W., Pickles, A.M., Smith, D.I., 1982. 'Weathering of the balustrade on St Paul's Cathedral, London', Earth Surface Processes and Landforms , 7 , 387-389.

Trudgill, S.T. And Inkpen, R.J. 1993. 'Impact of acid rain on karst environments', Catena Supplement 25 , 199-218.

Trudgill, S.T., Viles, H.A., Inkpen, R.J. And Cooke, RU, 1989. 'Remeasurement of weathering rates, St Paul's Cathedral, London', Earth Surface Processes and Landforms , 14 , 175-196.

Trudgill, S.T., Viles, H.A., Cooke, RU and Inkpen, R.J. 1990. 'Rates of stone loss at St Paul's Cathedral, London', Atmospheric Environment , 24B , 361-363.

Trudgill, S.T., Viles, H.A., Cooke, RU, Inkpen, R.J., Heathwaite, A.L. and Houston, J. 1991. 'Trends in stone weathering and atmospheric pollution at St Paul's Cathedral, London, 1980-1990', Atmospheric Environment , 25A , 2851-2853.

Viles, H.A. and Cooke, RU 1991. 'Crumbling walls: The weathering of building stones', Geography Review , 5 (1) , 2-5.

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