The Radcliffe Red List of Endangered Crafts


Timber framing


The construction and repair of timber frames and framed buildings often, but not exclusively, in green oak.


Status Currently viable
Craft category  Wood; Building crafts
Historic area of significance
Area currently practised
Origin in the UK
Minimum no. of craftspeople required
Current no. of trainees
Current no. of skilled craftspeople
Current total no. of craftspeople






Local forms




Issues affecting the viability of the craft


Support organisations


Craftspeople currently known


Other information