British Pylon Field Guide
British Electricity Pylons - A Field Guide is
a guide to pylons on mainland UK written by Flash Wilson Bristow
from this Society and Ian McAulay of Envision.
Please send any comments on the Field Guide to firstname.lastname@example.org or discuss it on the the messageboard.
As each chapter is produced it will be published here, so do
check back regularly. It is anticipated that all standard designs
of pylon will be covered, along with explanatory chapters covering the
principles of tower design and some of the physics behind electricity
The glossary will be updated with each new chapter, so as each
part is published, be sure to grab a new copy of the glossary too. Terms
which are explained in the glossary will be italicised where they first
appear in each chapter.
The chapters will be published as they are written; this is not in
any particular order. However they will be listed
below in the order in which they are intended to appear in the completed
This field guide supersedes the Spotter's
Guide, which will remain online for reference until this guide