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October 2007

Catalogue of Ancient Deeds

Dr Paul Seaward, 29 October 2007

The first three volumes of this series are now live. They summarise the ancient deeds held by The National Archives, from the courts of Augmentations and Chancery, as well as the Receipt of the Exchequer and the Queen's Remembrancer's department. The remaining three volumes should be launched over the next few weeks. View them all at:

Monastic history

Dr Peter Webster, 25 October 2007

New records for a Cheshire house are now live. The 'Annales Cestrienses', for the abbey of St. Werburgh in Chester, is another in our series of cartularies and other records of monastic houses. See them all at:

History of Essex

Elizabeth Williamson, 19 October 2007

Volume 8 of the Victoria County History for Essex is now live. This volume, covering Harlow, Brentwood and Thurrock, completes our holdings of the Essex parish volumes so far published. Read all seven at:

London chronicles

Dr Matthew Davies, 15 October 2007

The 'Chronicles of the Mayors and Sheriffs' are now live. These important sources for the history of thirteenth-century London complement our existing collection of London chronicles. Read them all at:

Sussex feet of fine

Dr Peter Webster, 09 October 2007

Feet of fine for Sussex for 1190-1509 are now live. These three volumes add to our growing series of fines, sitting alongside similar records for Lancashire and Yorkshire. Read them all at:

Northamptonshire local history

Elizabeth Williamson, 05 October 2007

Two more volumes of the Victoria County History are now live. Volumes 3 and 4 complete our projected holdings of parish volumes for the county. Read all four volumes at:

Bedfordshire and Berkshire local history

Elizabeth Williamson, 01 October 2007

Two new Victoria County History volumes are now live. Volume 2 for Bedfordshire and volume 4 for Berkshire now complete our holdings of parish volumes for those counties. Read both series at: