Reference sources

Sources used in researching Lodsworth businesses:

  1. Subsidy Rolls for Lodsworth for 1327 & 1332
  2. Land Tax Assessments 1785, 1793
  3. Lodsworth Tithe map and apportionments 1841
  4. 1841 – 1911 Censuses
  5. Kelly’s Directories 1862 – 1938
  6. Post Office Directories of Sussex 1845 – 1867
  7. Melville & Co Directory 1858
  8. 1929 Valuation List
  9. 1939 Register
  10. WSRO Cowdray archives
  11. WSRO Mitford archives
  12. Other WSRO archives
  13. ‘Lodsworth Village Shop’ by Marshall, A.E. unpublished article 1983
  14. ‘Lodsworth, the Story of an English Village by Hepworth, M & Marshall, A.E., Weald & Downland Museum 1995
  15. ‘Watermills of Sussex, Volume II – West Sussex’ by Studder, D. & Smith, C. 2001
  16. ‘Brickmaking in Sussex: a History & Gazetteer’ by Beswick, M. 2001
  17. Outlook magazine 1963 – 2004
  18. Lodsworth parishioners
  19. ‘Iron Age and Roman Quern Production at Lodsworth, West Sussex’ by DPS Peacock FSA – The Antiquaries Journal 1987 Volume LXVII Part 1

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