PLATT, Colin. British, b. 1934. Genres: Archaeology/Antiquities, History. Career: Leeds University, Lecturer in Medieval Archaeology, 1962-64; University of Southampton, Lecturer, 1964-74, Sr. Lecturer, 1974-79, Reader, 1979-83, Professor of History, 1983-. Publications: The Monastic Grange in Medieval England, 1969; Medieval Southampton: The Port and Trading Community, 1973; (with R. Coleman-Smith) Excavations in Medieval Southampton, 1953-1969, 2 vols., 1975; The English Medieval Town, 1976; Medieval England, 1978; The Atlas of Medieval Man, 1979; The Parish Churches of Medieval England, 1981; The Castle in Medieval England and Wales, 1982; The Abbeys and Priories of Medieval England, 1984; Medieval Britain from the Air, 1984; Traveller's Guide to Medieval England, 1985; National Trust Guide to Late Medieval and Renaissance Britain, 1986; The Architecture of Medieval Britain: A Social History, 1990; The Great Rebuildings of Tudor and Stuart England, 1994; King Death: The Black Death and Its Aftermath in Late Medieval England, 1996. Address: Dept. of History, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, England.