Abbreviations used in references


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'Abbreviations used in references', Survey of London: volume 41: Brompton (1983), pp. 255. URL: Date accessed: 25 November 2014.


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A.E.P.Alexander Estate Papers in the possession of Mr. Ian Anstruther
B.The Builder
B.ABuilding Act case, Greater London Council
B.L.British Library, Reference Division
B.NThe Building News
BoaseFrederick Boase, Modern English Biography, 1965 ed.
B.R.Building Regulations case, Greater London Council
C.C.Archives of the Church Commissioners
ColvinHoward Colvin, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600–1840, 1978
Corbett LettersLetter books of William Corbett in Margate Public Library
D.N.B.Dictionary of National Biography
D.S.R.District Surveyors' Returns for South Kensington in Greater London Record Office. The year and number of each return are given
E.C.R.Court Rolls of the Manor of Earl's Court in Kensington Central Public Library
FaulknerThomas Faulkner, History and Antiquities of Kensington, 1820
G.E.C.The Complete Peerage, ed. G.E.C, 1910–59
G.L.C.Greater London Council
G.L.R.O.Greater London Record Office
H.B.Historic Buildings Division, Department of Architecture and Civic Design, Greater London Council
H.L.R.O.House of Lords Record Office
H.M.C.Historical Manuscripts Commission
I.L.N.Illustrated London News
K.P.L.Kensington Central Public Library
L.C.C.London County Council
M.B.W.Metropolitan Board of Works, and its archives in Greater London Record Office
M.C.S.Archives of the Metropolitan Commissioners of Sewers in Greater London Record Office
M.D.R.Middlesex Deeds Registry in Greater London Record Office
MusgraveObituary Prior to 1800 …. compiled by Sir William Musgrave (Harleian Society Publications, vols XLIS–XLIS, 1899–1901)
N.R.A.National Register of Archives
O.S.Ordnance Survey maps of London, 5 feet to the mile
PepperellRev. William Pepperell, The Church Index: A Book of Metropolitan Churches and Church Enterprise. Part I. Kensington. [1872]
P.O.D.Post Office Directories
P.P.Parliamentary Papers
P.P.R.Principal Probate Registry, Somerset House
P.R.OPublic Record Office
R.B.Ratebooks in Kensington Central Public Library
R.I.B.A.Royal Institute of British Architects
R.O.Record Office
W.C.S.Archives of the Westminster Commissioners of Sewers in Greater London Record Office