Note on abbreviations

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A History of the County of York East Riding: Volume 3, Ouse and Derwent Wapentake, and Part of Harthill Wapentake. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1976.

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Among the abbreviations and short titles used the following may require elucidation:
Acreage Returns, 1905 Board of Agriculture, Acreage Returns of 1905, from a MS. penes the Editor, Victoria History of the East Riding
Aveling, Post Reformation Catholicism H. Aveling, Post Reformation Catholicism in East Yorkshire 1558-1790 (East Yorkshire Local History Series, xi)
B.I.H.R. University of York, The Borthwick Institute of Historical Research
B.L. British Library (used in references to documents transferred from the British Museum)
Baines, Hist. Yorks. (1823) E. Baines, History, Directory and Gazetteer of the County of York, vol. ii, East and North Ridings (1823)
Boulter, 'Ch. Bells' W. C. Boulter, 'Inscriptions on the Church Bells of the East Riding', Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, vol. iii (1875)
Bulmer, Dir. E. Yorks. (1892) T. Bulmer & Co. History, Topography and Directory of East Yorkshire (1892)
Char. Com. files Records held by the Charity Commission at its Northern Office, Liverpool
1801 Crop Returns School of Economic Studies, University of Leeds, typescript based on the original returns in the Public Record Office (H.O. 76/26), being an appendix to P. A. Churley, 'The Yorkshire Crop Returns of 1801', Yorkshire Bulletin of Economic and Social Research, vol. v (1953)
D. & C. York The Dean and Chapter of York
E.R.R.O. East Riding Record Office, County Hall, Beverley; since 1 April 1974 the Humberside Record Office. After the East Riding County Council was dissolved, and at an advanced stage in the compilation of this volume, many of the private collections deposited at Beverley were removed by their owners to the Brynmor Jones Library, University of Hull, which has retained the old references. A few private collections were transferred elsewhere.
E.Y.C. Early Yorkshire Charters, ed. W. Farrer and Sir Charles Clay (Yorkshire Archaeological Society Publications, Extra Series, 1914-65)
Educ. Enquiry Abstract Abstract of Answers and Returns relative to the State of Education in England, H.C. 62 (1835), xliii
Educ. of Poor Digest Digest of Returns to the Select Committee on the Education of the Poor, H.C. 224 (1819), ix (2)
G.R.O. General Register Office, St. Catherine's House, 10 Kingsway, London
Herring's Visit. i-v Archbishop Herring's Visitation Returns, 1743 (Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Record Series, vols. lxxi, lxxii, lxxv, lxxvii, lxxix)
Hodgson, Q.A.B. C. Hodgson, Queen Anne's Bounty (1845)
H.U.L. Brynmor Jones Library, University of Hull
Inst. Bks. Institution Books, being Public Record Office MS. indexes to Bishops' Certificates of Institutions to Benefices (E 331)
Inventories of Ch. Goods Inventories of Church Goods (Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Record Series, vol. xcvii)
Lawton, Rer. Eccl. Dioc. Ebor. G. Lawton, Collectio Rerum Ecclesiasticarum de Diocesi Eboracensi (1840)
Morris, E. Yorks. J. E. Morris, The East Riding of Yorkshire (Little Guides, 3rd edn. 1932)
Pevsner, Yorks. E.R. N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire: York and the East Riding (1972)
R.D.B. Registry of Deeds, Beverley
Reg. Corbridge, i-ii Register of Thomas Corbridge (Surtees Society, vols. cxxxviii, cxli)
Reg. Giffard Register of Walter Giffard (Surtees Society, vol. cix)
Reg. Gray Register, or Rolls, of Walter Gray (Surtees Society, vol. lvi)
Reg. Greenfield, i-v Register of William Greenfield (Surtees Society, vols. cxlv, cxlix, cli, clii, cliii)
Reg. Romeyn, i-ii Registers of John le Romeyn and of Henry of Newark (Surtees Society, vols. cxxiii, cxxviii)
Reg. Wickwane Register of William Wickwane (Surtees Society, vol. cxiv)
10th, 11th, and 12th Rep. Com. Char. Reports of the Commissioners for Inquiry concerning certain Charities in England and Wales, H.C. 103 (1824), xiii; H.C. 433 (1824), xiv; H.C. 348 (1825), x
Rep. Com. Eccl. Revenues Report of the Commissioners appointed to Inquire into the Ecclesiastical Revenues of England and Wales [67], H.C. (1835), xxii
3rd Rep. Poor Law Com. 3rd Annual Report of the Poor Law Commissioners for England and Wales, H.C. 546 (1837), xxxi
Returns relating to Elem. Educ. Returns relating to Elementary Education, H.C. 201 (1871), lv
Sheahan and Whellan, Hist. York & E.R. J. J. Sheahan and T. Whellan, History and Topography of the City of York, the Ainsty Wapentake, and the East Riding of Yorkshire, vol. ii, East Riding (1856)
T.E.R.A.S. Transactions of the East Riding Antiquarian Society
Test. Ebor. i-vi Testamenta Eboracensia (Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Record Series, vols. iv, xxx, xlv, liii, lxxix, cvi)
White, Dir. E. & N.R. Yorks. (1840) W. White, History, Gazetteer and Directory of the East and North Ridings of Yorkshire (1840)
White, Dir. Hull & York (1846) F. White & Co. General Directory of Kingston-upon-Hull and the City of York (1846)
White, Dir. Hull & York (1858) F. White & Co. General Directory and Topography of Kingston-upon-Hull and the City of York (1858)
Y.A.J. Yorkshire Archaeological Journal
Y.A.S. Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Leeds
Yorks. Ch. Plate Yorkshire Church Plate, begun by T. M. Fallow, completed and edited by H.B. McCall, Yorkshire Archaeological Society Publications, Extra Series, vol. i (1912)
Yorks. Deeds, i-x Yorkshire Deeds (Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Record Series, vols. xxxix, l, lxiii, lxv, lxix, lxxvi, lxxxiii, cii, cxi, cxx)
Yorks. Fines, i-iv Feet of Fines of the Tudor Period (Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Record Series, vols. ii, v, vii, viii)
Yorks. Fines, 1218-31; 1232-46; 1246-72; 1272-1300; 1300-14 Feet of Fines (Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Record Series, vols. lxii, lxvii, lxxxii, cxxi, cxxvii)
Yorks. Fines, 1327-47; 1347-77; 1603-14; 1614-25 Feet of Fines (Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Record Series, vols. xlii, lii, liii, lviii)
Yorks. Inq. i-iv; Hen. IV-V Yorkshire Inquisitions (Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Record Series, vols. xii, xxiii, xxxi, xxxvii, lix)