Note on abbreviations

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A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 1, Physique, Archaeology, Domesday, Ecclesiastical Organization, the Jews, Religious Houses, Education of Working Classes To 1870, Private Education From Sixteenth Century. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1969.

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

A.C.C. Maud E. Cunnington, The Early Iron Age Inhabited Site at All Cannings Farm (Devizes, 1923)
A.M.L. C. E. Vulliamy, The Archaeology of Middlesex and London (1930)
AS Anglo-Saxon
Ashm. Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Ath. Oxon. Anthony à Wood, Athenae Oxoniensis, ed. P. Bliss (1813-20)
Aungier, Syon C. J. Aungier, History and Antiquities of Syon Monastery, the Parish of Isleworth, and the Chapelry of Hounslow (1840)
BA Bronze Age
BA Barrow P. Ashbee, The Bronze Age Round Barrow in Britain (1960)
B.A.P. J. Abercromby, A Study of the Bronze Age Pottery of Great Britain and Ireland and its associated grave goods (1912)
Brewer, Beauties of Eng. and Wales, x (5) J. N. Brewer, vol. x (1816) of The Beauties of England and Wales (1810-16), edited by E. W. Brayley and J. Britton. The part of the work cited is alternatively known either as the fifth part, or as the second part of vol. iv of London and Middlesex, which is itself vol. x of The Beauties
C.B.A. Council for British Archaeology
Cal. Letter Bk. Calendar of Letter-Books Preserved among the Archives of the Corporation of the City of London at the Guildhall, ed. R. R. Sharpe (1899-1912)
Celts T. G. E. Powell, The Celts (1958)
Danube V. G. Childe, The Danube in Prehistory (1929)
Dawn V. G. Childe, The Dawn of European Civilization (1950)
E.D.S. W. F. Grimes, Excavations on Defence Sites 1939-1945, i (H.M.S.O. 1960)
Fitzw. Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
G.M. Guildhall Museum
Guildhall MSS. City of London Guildhall Library. This includes bishops' registers (MS. 9531) and diocesan administration (MSS. 9532-60)
Gunn. Gunnersbury Park Museum
Hennessy, Novum Repertorium G. Hennessy, Novum Repertorium Ecclesiasticum Parochiale Londinense (1898)
Hist. Mon. Com. Mdx. Royal Commission on Historical Monuments, An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Middlesex (1937)
IA Iron Age
IA Problems Problems of the Iron Age in Southern Britain, ed. S. S. Frere (Institute of Archaeology, 1960)
I.O.A. London University Institute of Archaeology Annual Report
Lambeth MSS. Lambeth Palace Library
L.C.C.R.O. London County Council Record Office
L.M. London Museum
L.M. Lay. London Museum, Layton Collection
L.P.A. Later Prehistoric Antiquities of the British Isles (British Museum, 1953)
Lysons, Environs of Lond. D. Lysons, The Environs of London (1792-6)
Lysons, Supplement D. Lysons, Supplement to the First Edition of the Historical Account of the Environs of London (1811)
Maiden Cas. R. E. M. Wheeler, Maiden Castle, Dorset (Society of Antiquaries, Research Committee Report no. 12)
Manuel J. Déchelette, Manuel d'archéologie préhistoire, celtique et gallo-romaine (Paris, 1908-34)
Med. Rel. Houses D. Knowles and R. N. Hadcock, Medieval Religious Houses in England and Wales
M.R.O. Middlesex Record Office. On the incorporation of Middlesex within Greater London on 1 April 1965 the office became known as the Greater London Record Office (Middlesex Records)
N.C.B.I. S. Piggott, Neolithic Cultures of the British Isles (1954)
Newcourt, Repertorium R. Newcourt, Repertorium Ecclesiasticum Parochiale Londinense (1708-10)
N.R.A. National Register of Archives
Num. Chron. Numismatic Chronicle
Pevsner, London, ii N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, London except the City and Westminster (1957)
Pevsner, Mdx. N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, Middlesex (1951)
P.L.A. Port of London Authority
P.N. Mdx. (E.P.N.S.) The Place Names of Middlesex (English Place-Name Society xviii, 1942)
P.P.S. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society
P.P.S.E. Anglia Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia
Prehist. Communities V. G. Childe, Prehistoric Communities of the British Isles (1947)
Stow, Survey J. Stow, Survey of London, ed. C. L. Kingsford (1927)
Syon Ho. A Manuscripts of the Duke of Northumberland, Syon House, Rentals, Surveys, &c.
Syon Ho. D Title Deeds
T.L.M.A.S. Transactions of the London and Middlesex Archaeological Society
Thorne, Environs J. Thorne, Handbook to the Environs of London [alphabetically arranged in two parts], (1876)
W.A.M. Westminster Abbey Muniments