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An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Dorset, Volume 4, North. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1972.

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Ant. J. The Antiquaries Journal.
Arch. Archaeologia.
Arch. J. The Archaeological Journal.
B.A.P. Abercromby, J., Bronze Age Pottery (1912).
Barrow Diggers Wools, C., The Barrow Diggers (1839).
B.M. The British Museum.
Cambridgeshire I R.C.H.M., Inventory of Cambridgeshire, Vol. I (1968).
C.T.D. Warne, C., Celtic Tumuli of Dorset (1866), in three parts, each separately paged: Pt. 1, My own Personal Researches; Pt. 2, Communications from Personal Friends; Pt. 3, Tumuli Opened at Various Periods.
C.U.A.P. Air photographs taken by Dr. J. K. S. St. Joseph for the Committee for Aerial Photography, Cambridge University.
Cunnington MS. Notes by E. Cunnington, c. 1890, in D.C.M.; published in part in Dorset Procs., XXXVII (1916).
D.B. Domesday Book; V.C.H., Dorset III.
D.C.M. Dorset County Museum, Dorchester.
D.C.R.O. Dorset Record Office, Dorchester.
Dorset I, II etc. Other volumes of the present work.
Dorset Barrows Grinsell, L. V., Dorset Barrows (Dorchester, 1959).
Dorset Procs. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society (Dorchester, 1879– ).
Durden Catalogue Payne, G., Catalogue of the Museum of Local Antiquities Collected by Mr. Henry Durden (Lewes, 1892).
Eyton Eyton, R. W., A Key to Domesday (1878).
Fägersten Fägersten, A., Place Names of Dorset (Upsala, 1933).
Feudal Aids Feudal Aids, 1284–1431 (H.M.S.O.).
Hutchins Hutchins, John, History and Antiquities of the County of Dorset, 3rd edition (West-minster, 1861–70). When reference is necessary to the 1st and 2nd editions (1773 and 1803) this is specified, otherwise the 3rd edition is to be understood.
I.P.M. Inquisitions Post Mortem, P.R.O.; published in S.D.N.Q., VIII–XXII.
J.B.A.A. Journal of the British Archaeological Association.
J.R.S. The Journal of Roman Studies.
L. & P. Letters and Papers, Foreign and Domestic (H.M.S.O.).
Meekings Meekings, C. A. F., Dorset Hearth Tax Assessments (Dorchester, 1951).
Nightingale Nightingale, J. E., Church Plate of Dorset (Salisbury, 1889).
N.M.R. The National Monuments Record.
Notes & Queries Notes and Queries for Readers . . . (London, 1850– ).
O.D. Ordnance Datum; mean sea-level.
O.S., 1811 Ordnance Survey, Map of Dorset, scale I inch to 1 mile, edition of 1811.
Oswald Oswald, A., Country Houses of Dorset (1959).
P.P.S Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society.
P.R.O. The Public Record Office, London.
P.S.A. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of London.
Raven Canon Raven, Church Bells of Dorset (Dorchester, 1906); see also Walters, H. B., Dorset Procs., LX, 97–120.
R.C.H.M. The Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England).
Sarum Dioc. Regy. Salisbury Diocesan Registry.
S.D.N.Q. Notes and Queries for Somerset and Dorset (Sherborne, 1890– ).
Subsidy Rolls Lay Subsidy Rolls, 1327, 1333; P.R.O., E/179/103/4 and E/179/103/5; MS. copy in D.C.M. Generally, in this Inventory, the dates 1327 and 1333 may be taken to refer to these sources without further indication.
Sumner Heywood Sumner, The Ancient Earthworks of Cranborne Chase (London, 1913).
V.C.H. The Victoria History of the Counties of England.
W.A.H. The Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Magazine (Devizes, 1854– ).
Wessex from the Air by O. G. S. Crawford & A. Keiller (Oxford, 1928).