Note on abbreviations

A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 8. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1963.

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'Note on abbreviations', in A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 8, (London, 1963) pp. xxi. British History Online [accessed 20 April 2024]


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

Boro. Mus. Borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme Museum and Art Gallery.
C. J. Journals of the House of Commons.
Coulam, Newcastle J. T. Coulam, History of Newcastle-under-Lyme (Newcastle-under-Lyme, 1908).
Eve. Sentinel Evening Sentinel.
G.R.O. General Register Office, Somerset House.
H.C. House of Commons.
H.L. House of Lords.
H.Mus. City of Stoke-on-Trent Museum and Art Gallery (at Hanley).
H.R.L. Horace Barks Reference Library (at the City of Stoke-on-Trent Central Library, Hanley).
Ingamells, Newcastle Dir. J. Ingamells, Directory of Newcastle-under-Lyme with Historical Records of the Ancient Borough (Newcastle-under-Lyme, 1871).
Jewitt, Ceramic Art Ll. Jewitt, The Ceramic Art of Great Britain (1883 edn.).
L. J. Journals of the House of Lords.
Lich. Dioc. Regy. Lichfield Diocesan Registry.
Mankowitz and Haggar, Eng. Pottery W. Mankowitz and R. G. Haggar, The Concise Encyclopedia of English Pottery and Porcelain.
Meigh, 'Staffs. Potters' A. Meigh, MS. List of the Potters of the Staffordshire Potteries (at the Victoria and Albert Museum).
Pape, Med. Newcastle T. Pape, Medieval Newcastle-under-Lyme.
Pape, Tudor and Stuart Newcastle T. Pape, Newcastle-under-Lyme in Tudor and Early Stuart Times.
Pitt, Staffs. W. Pitt, A Topographical History of Staffordshire (Newcastle-under-Lyme, 1817).
S.H.C. Staffordshire Record Society (formerly William Salt Archaeological Society), Collections for a History of Staffordshire.
S.R.O. Staffordshire Record Office.
T.N.S.F.C. North Staffordshire Field Club, Transactions.
Trans. Birm. Arch. Soc. Birmingham and Midland Institute: Birmingham Archaeological Society, Transactions and Proceedings.
U.C.N.S. University College of North Staffordshire (now University of Keele).
W.S.L. William Salt Library, Stafford.
Ward, Stoke J. Ward, The Borough of Stoke-upon-Trent (London, 1843).
Warrillow, Etruria E. J. D. Warrillow, History of Etruria.
Warrillow, Stoke E. J. D. Warrillow, A Sociological History of the City of Stoke-on-Trent.