Lists of documents used

A History of the County of Essex: Volume 5. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1966.

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'Lists of documents used', in A History of the County of Essex: Volume 5, (London, 1966) pp. xix-xx. British History Online [accessed 19 April 2024]



C 1 Early
C 3 Series II
C 47 Miscellanea
C 60 Fine Rolls
C 66 Patent Rolls
C 93 Proceedings of Commissioners for Charitable Uses: Inquisitions and decrees
C 99 Forest Proceedings Inquisitions post mortem
C 135 Series I, Edward III
C 136 Richard II
C 139 Henry VI
C 140 Edward IV
C 141 Richard III
C 142 Series II
Clerks of Assize
Assizes 31 Home Circuit, Agenda Books
Court of Common Pleas
C.P. 25(1) Feet of Fines, Series I
C.P. 25(2)     "    "    "    Series II
C.P. 40 Plea Rolls
C.P. 43 Recovery Rolls
Crown Estate Commissioners
Crest 28 Reports of Commissioners of Inquiry 1787–93
Ministry of Education
Ed. 49 Endowment Files, Elementary Education
Exchequer, King's Remembrancer
E 150 Inquisitions post mortem, Series II
E 178 Special Commissions of Inquiry
E 210 Ancient Deeds, Series D
Exchequer, Augmentation Office
E 301 Certificates of Colleges and Chantries
E 315 Miscellaneous Books
E 318 Particulars for Grants of Crown Lands
E 326 Ancient Deeds, Series B
Exchequer, First Fruits and Tenths
E 331 Bishops' Certificates of Institutions to Benefices
Exchequer, Lord Treasurer's Remembrancer
E 372 Pipe Rolls
Home Office
H.O. 67 Acreage Returns
H.O. 107 Census Returns
H.O. 129 Ecclesiastical Census Returns, 1851
Justices Itinerant
J.I. 1 Assize Rolls, Eyre Rolls, &c
J.I. 3 Gaol Delivery Rolls
Court of King's Bench (Crown Side)
K.B. 1 Affidavits
K.B. 28 Crown Rolls
Exchequer, Auditors of Land Revenue
L.R. 2 Miscellaneous Books
Land Revenue Records and Enrolments
L.R.R.O. 1 Maps and Plans
Ministery of Health
M.H. 12 Local Government Board Correspondence
M.H. 13 Correspondence of General Board of Health and Local Government Act Office
Special Collections
S.C. 2 Court Rolls
S.C. 6 Ministers' and Receivers' Accounts
S.C. 12 Rentals and Surveys
Court of Wards and Liveries
Wards 7 Inquisitions post mortem
War Office
W.O. 55 Ordnance Office, Miscellanea
Court of Quarter Sessions
Q/AB County Bridges
Q/CP Clerk of the Peace:Precedents
Q/CR Clerk of the Peace: Parliamentary Returns
Q/RDc Inclosure Awards
Q/RHi Highways: Diversion, Clousre and Widening
Q/RPc Parliamentary Electors: Lists
Q/RPI Land Tax Assessments
Q/RSf Friendly Societies
Q/RSg Deputations to Gamekeepers
Q/RTh Hearth Tax Assessments
Q/RUm Public Undertakings:Plans of Schemes
Q/RUo Public Undertakings:Acts and Orders
Q/SB Sessions Bundles
Q/SO Sessions Order Books
Q/SR Quarter Sessions Rolls
County Council Transferred Rocords
C/DP Deposited Parliamentary Plans
E/ML Schools Records: Log Books
G/E Poor Law Guardians' Records:Epping Union
G/R Poor Law Guardians' Records: Romford Union
Deposited Records
D/D Estate and Family Archives (many sub-classes)
D/AE Archdeaconry of Essex Records
D/CT Diocesan Records: Tithe Appotionments and Maps
D/P Parish Records
D/Q Charity Records
D/SH Court of Commissioners of Sewers: Havering
T/ (Document or collection indicated by addiion of another letter)

Some of the foregoing classes contain sub-classes which are denoted by additional letter, not shown here, but fully cited in footnotes in this volume. The group called 'Transcripts' includes all forms of copies or catalogues of doucments of which the originals are elsewhere. Various parish records of Chingford, Nazeing, and Barking, which were in the incumbents' custody when this volume was complied, were subsequently transferred to the Essex Record Office.