Note on abbreviations


Victoria County History



W.G. Hoskins (editor) assisted by R.A. McKinley

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'Note on abbreviations', A History of the County of Leicestershire: Volume 2 (1954), pp. XVII. URL: Date accessed: 28 November 2014.


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Among the abbreviations and short titles used the following may require elucidation:

Assoc. Arch. Soc. Rep. & Papers Associated Archaeological and Architectural Societies' Reports and Papers
Cath. Dir. Catholic Directory
Curtis, Topog. Hist. Leics. J. Curtis, Topographical History of Leicestershire
Farnham, Leics. Notes G. F. Farnham, Leicestershire Medieval Village Notes (6 vols., 1929-33, priv. print., Leicester)
Leic. Boro. Rec. Records of the Borough of Leicester, ed. Mary Bateson and Helen Stocks, 4 vols., 1899-1923
Leic. City MSS. Leicester City Manuscripts in the Town Hall, Leicester
Leic. City Mun. Room Leicester City Muniment Room, in Leicester City Museum
L.R.O. Leicestershire County Record Office
Lines. N. and Q. Lincolnshire Notes and Queries
Nichols, Leics. ]. Nichols, The History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester, 4 vols. in 8, 1795-1811
N.R. Rec. Publications of the North Riding Record Society
T.L.A.S. Leicestershire Archaeological Society, Transactions
White, Dir. Leics. (1846) W. White, History Gazetteer and Directory of Leicestershire, with Rutland, 1846, &c.
Wyggeston Hosp. Rec. Calendar of Charters and other documents belonging to the Hospital of William Wyggeston, ed. A. Hamilton Thompson