Note on abbreviations

Pages xviii-xx

A History of the County of Sussex: Volume 6 Part 2, Bramber Rape (North-Western Part) Including Horsham. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1986.

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Among the abbreviations and short titles used the following, in addition to those listed in the Victoria History's Handbook for Editors and Authors, may require elucidation:

Albery, Hist. Horsham W. Albery, A Millennium of Facts in the History of Horsham and Sussex, 947-1947 (Horsham, 1947)
Albery, Parl. Hist. W. Albery, A Parliamentary History of the Ancient Borough of Horsham, 1295-1885 (1927)
Albery, Souvenir Guide Albery & Son's Souvenir Guide to Horsham and its Surroundings (Horsham, 1888)
Arundel Cast. Archives, i-iv Arundel Castle Archives, Interim Handlists Nos. 1-12, ed. F. W. Steer (Chichester, 1968); Arundel Castle Archives, Vol. II, a Catalogue, ed. F. W. Steer (Chichester, 1972); Arundel Castle Archives, Vol. III, a Catalogue, ed. F. W. Steer (Chichester, 1976); Arundel Castle Archives, Vol. IV, a Catalogue, ed. F. W. Steer (Chichester, 1980)
B.L. British Library (used in references to documents transferred from the British Museum). Add. MSS. 5670-5711 and 39326-39546 are notes and transcripts made by or for, respectively, Sir William Burrell (d. 1796) and E. H. W. Dunkin (d. 1915)
Beauties of Eng. and Wales, Suss. The Beauties of England and Wales, vol. xiv, by F. Shoberl, [part 3], Sussex (1813)
Berry, Suss. Genealogies, annot. Comber W. Berry, Pedigrees of the Families in the County of Sussex (1830; copy in W.S.R.O., annotated by J. Comber)
Budgen, Suss. Map (1724) R. Budgen, An Actual Survey of the County of Sussex (1724)
Burstow, Horsham Reminiscences of Horsham, being Recollections of Henry Burstow (Horsham, 1911)
Caplan, 'Outline of Nonconf. in Suss.' N. Caplan, 'Outline of Origins and Development of Nonconformity in Sussex 1603-1803' (TS. in Dr. Williams's Library, London, and in S.A.S. libr.)
Chich. Dioc. Dir. Chichester Diocesan Directory
Chich. Dioc. Kal. Chichester Diocesan Kalendar
Clough and Butler Archives The Clough and Butler Archives, a Catalogue, ed. J. M. L. Booker (Chichester, 1965)
Comber, Suss. Geneal. Horsham Sussex Genealogies, comp. J. Comber, Horsham Centre (Cambridge, 1931)
Dallaway & Cartwright, Hist. W. Suss. J. Dallaway and E. Cartwright, A History of the Western Division of the County of Sussex (2 vols., 1815-32)
Dudley, Horsham [H. Dudley], The History and Antiquities of Horsham (1836)
E.S.R.O. East Sussex Record Office
Educ. Enq. Abstract Education Enquiry Abstract, H.C. 62 (1835), xli
Educ. of Poor Digest Digest of Returns to the Select Committee on the Education of the Poor, H.C. 224 (1819), ix (1)
Edwards, Brighton Rd. J. Edwards, A Companion from London to Brighthelmston . . . (1801)
Elphick, Bells G. P. Elphick, Sussex Bells and Belfries (1970)
Elwes & Robinson, W. Suss. D. G. C. Elwes and C. J. Robinson, A History of the Castles, Mansions, and Manors of Western Sussex (1876)
Eng. P.N. Elements (E.P.N.S.) A. H. Smith, English Place-Name Elements (2 vols., Cambridge, 1956)
Excursions through Suss. (1822) Excursions through Sussex, Illustrated with Engravings (publ. Longman & Co., 1822)
Fraser, Controverted Elec. Proc. S. Fraser, Reports of the Proceedings before Select Committees of the House of Commons in . . . Controverted Elections (2 vols., 1791-3)
Gardner, Suss. Map (1778-83) T. Yeakell and W. Gardner, An Actual Topographical Survey of the County of Sussex (1778-83)
Gardner, Suss. Map (1795) W. Gardner, T. Yeakell, and T. Gream, A Topographical Map of the County of Sussex . . . (1795)
Greenwood, Suss. Map (1825) C. and J. Greenwood, Map of the County of Sussex . . . (1825)
H.L.R.O. House of Lords Record Office
Hamblin, 'Horsham' F. A. Hamblin, 'Horsham, a Geographical Study' (Lond. Univ. M.A. thesis, 1962)
Harmer, Horsham H. R. H. Harmer, A Picture of Horsham (Chichester, 1976)
Horsfield, Hist. Suss. T. W. Horsfield, The History, Antiquities, and Topography of the County of Sussex (2 vols., Lewes, 1835)
Horsham Illustrated Pictorial Trade Record, N.S. iv (19 Aug. 1912): 'Horsham Illustrated'
Hurst, Horsham (1868) [D. E. Hurst], Horsham: its History and Antiquities (1868)
Hurst, Horsham (1889) D. E. Hurst, The History and Antiquities of Horsham (Lewes, 1889)
Jesse, Agric. of Suss. R. H. B. Jesse, A Survey of the Agriculture of Sussex (Royal Agricultural Society of England, 1960)
K.A.O. Kent Archives Office
Lamb. Pal. Libr. Lambeth Palace Library
Lower, Hist. Suss. M. A. Lower, A Compendious History of Sussex (2 vols., Lewes, 1870)
Lytton MSS. The Lytton Manuscripts, a Catalogue, ed. N. H. Osborne (Chichester, 1967)
M.A.F.F., agric. statistics, 1975 Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Food, parish summaries of statistics for 1975
Magd. Coll. Oxf. Mun. Magdalen College, Oxford, Muniments
Marsh, Early Friends Some Records of the Early Friends in Surrey and Sussex . . ., ed. T. W. Marsh (1886)
N.M.R. National Monuments Record
Nairn & Pevsner, Suss. I. Nairn and N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Sussex (1965)
P.N. Suss. (E.P.N.S.) The Place-Names of Sussex, ed. A. Mawer and F. M. Stenton (English Place-Name Society, vols. vi-vii, 1929-30)
Pearmain, 'Functions of Horsham' H. F. Pearmain, 'The Functions of Horsham, Local and Regional' (Lond. Univ. M.A. thesis, 1945)
Poor Law Abstract, 1804 Abstract of Returns Relative to the Expense and Maintenance of the Poor (printed by order of the House of Commons, 1804)
Poor Law Abstract, 1818 Abstract of Returns to Orders of the House of Commons Relative to Assessments for the Relief of the Poor, H.C. 82 (1818), ix
Poor Rate Returns, 1816-21; 1822-4; 1825-9; 1830-4 Poor Rate Returns, 1816-21, H.C. 556, App. (1822), v; 1822-4, H.C. 334, Suppl. App. (1825), iv; 1825-9, H.C. 83 (1830-1), xi; 1830-4, H.C. 444 (1835), xlvii
Rep. Com. Eccl. Revenues Report of the Commissioners Appointed . . . to Inquire into the Ecclesiastical Revenues of England and Wales [67], H.C. (1835), xxii
Rep. Com. on Children and Women in Agric. First Report of Commission on the Employment of Children, Young Persons, and Women in Agriculture, Appendix part II [4068-1], H.C. (1867-8), xvii
S.A.C. Sussex Archaeological Collections (1848-)
S.A.S. Sussex Archaeological Society
S.C.M. Sussex County Magazine (1926-56)
S.I.A.S. Sussex Industrial Archaeology Society
S.N.Q. Sussex Notes and Queries (1926-71)
S.R.S. Sussex Record Society series (1902-)
Sele Chartulary The Chartulary of the Priory of St. Peter at Sele, ed. L. F. Salzman (Cambridge, 1923)
Southwater, 1837-1977 History of Southwater: Part One written by Henry J. Smith (1907); Part Two written by Aubrey Charman (1977) (Southwater, 1977)
Suss. in 20th Cent. Sussex in the 20th Century (publ. W. T. Pike & Co., Brighton, 1910)
Suss. Ind. Arch. Sussex Industrial Archaeology, a Field Guide, comp. J. Hoare and J. Upton (Sussex Industrial Archaeology Study Group, 1972)
Suss. Ind. Hist. Sussex Industrial History (Journal of the Sussex Industrial Archaeology Study Group, later Society, 1970/1-)
Suss. Poor Law Rec. Sussex Poor Law Records, ed. J. M. Coleman (Chichester, 1960)
W.S.R.O. West Sussex Record Office
W. Suss. Gaz. West Sussex Gazette
Westm. Abbey Mun. Westminster Abbey Muniments
White, Geol. of Brighton and Worthing H. J. O. White, Memoirs of the Geological Survey. The Geology of the Country near Brighton and Worthing (H.M.S.O., 1924)
Windrum & Hughes, Horsham A. Windrum and A. Hughes, Bygone Horsham (1982)
Wiston Archives, i-ii The Wiston Archives, a Catalogue, ed. J. M. L. Booker (Chichester, 1975); The Wiston Archives, Vol. II, a Catalogue, ed. S. Freeth (Chichester, 1982)
Young, Agric. of Suss. A. Young, General View of the Agriculture of the County of Sussex (1813, reprinted 1970)