The Editor desires to acknowledge his obligations to the following,
who by reading the proofs of this volume have added much to the
accuracy of the work : The Right Hon. John Burns, M.P., Mr. Arthur
C. Blomfield, M.A., F.R.I.B.A., Mr. Charles J. Blomfield, F.R.I.B.A.,
Mr. H. Bulcraig, J.P., Mr. M. S. Giuseppi, F.S.A., Professor F. Haverfield, M.A., LL.D., F.S.A., Mr. J. M. Hobson, M.D., B.Sc., Mr. L.
Inkster, Mr. Jarvis Kenrick, Colonel F. A. H. Lambert, J.P., F.S.A.,
Mr. Uvedale Lambert, J.P., the Rev. G. H. Marten, M.A., Mr. R.
Mould, Mr. Philip Norman, LL.D., F.S.A., Mr. W. G. Snowsill,
Mr. J. L. Vincent, I.S.O., and Mr. W. L. Williams.
He would also tender his thanks to Sir J. Wrench Towse, Mr. W.
Bruce Bannerman, F.S.A. Scot., Miss Bartley, the Rev. Arthur
Champion, Mr. C. H. Goodman, Mr. Arthur Gray, M.A., the Rev.
F. F. Kelly, the Rev. F. W. Parsons, M.A., Mr. C. F. Tufnell, the
Rev. H. G. Veazey, the Rev. Fergus Wood, M.A., and the late Right
Hon. Sir Gainsford Bruce, D.C.L., who have assisted in other ways.
For the loan of pictures and plans, with permission to reproduce
them, he is particularly indebted to his Grace the Archbishop of
Canterbury for some old plans and drawings of Lambeth Palace, to
Messrs. Sir Arthur Blomfield & Sons for the plan of Southwark Cathedral,
Messrs. Bannister Fletcher & Sons for the plan of Croydon Palace,
Mr. Philip Norman, LL.D., F.S.A., for several illustrations of Southwark, Mr. Jarvis Kenrick, the Society of Antiquaries, Mr. L. Inkster,
Librarian of the Battersea Public Library, Mr. W. G. Snowsill, Librarian
of the Camberwell Public Library, Mr. G. Q. Roberts, M.A., Secretary
of St. Thomas's Hospital, and the Surrey Archæological Society for