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The local history of the historic county, organised by parish.

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A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 3

M W Greenslade, R B Pugh (Editors), G C Baugh, Revd L W Cowie, Revd J C Dickinson, A P Duggan, A K B Evans, R H Evans, Una C Hannam, P Heath, D A Johnston, Professor Hilda Johnstone, Ann J Kettle, J L Kirby, Revd R Mansfield, Professor A Saltman (1970)
This part volume covers the medieval religious houses of Staffordshire, including Lichfield cathedral.

A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 5East Cuttlestone hundred

L. Margaret Midgley (editor) (1959)
Covers the hundred of East Cuttlestone in the south-west of the county, and includes the towns of Brewood, Cannock, Penkridge and Rugeley.

A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 7Leek and the Moorlands

C R J Currie, M W Greenslade (Editors), A P Baggs, M F Cleverdon, D A Johnston, N J Tringham (1996)
This volume tells the story of the town of Leek and the north-east corner of Staffordshire adjoining Cheshire and Derbyshire. Besides the large parish of Leek, it contains Alstonefield, another extensive parish, Horton, and Sheen.

A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 8

J. G. Jenkins (editor) (1963)
Gives a detailed account of the history of Newcastle-under-Lyme and Stoke-on-Trent.

A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 9Burton-upon-Trent

Nigel J. Tringham (Editor) (2003)
This volume covers the town of Burton-upon-Trent on the county's eastern boundary, along with its suburbs and satellite villages on either side of the river, including Stapenhill which was formerly in a separate parish in Derbyshire.

A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 14Lichfield

M.W. Greenslade (editor) (1990)
A detailed thematic account of the city of Lichfield and outlying townships, including Burntwood.

A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 17Offlow hundred (part)

M W Greenslade (Editor), A P Baggs, G C Baugh, D A Johnston (1976)
West Bromwich, Smethwick, and Walsall are all close neighbours and all former county boroughs.