Includes records of proceedings in Parliament, higher clergy, office holders in central government and the Survey of London.
Survey of London
Detailed studies of the capital's architecture and topography, since 1894. 43 volumes.
Calendars and transcripts of medieval and early modern records. 5 volumes.
The Aldermen of the City of London
Temp. Henry III - 1912
Contains comprehensive lists of and biographical notes upon the aldermen of the City. It also includes extensive materials on the relationship of the various aldermen to the livery companies and to Parliament. Originally published in two volumes, it is here given in one.
Justice in eighteenth-century Hackney
The justicing notebook of Henry Norris and the Hackney petty sessions book
These two sources cover between them the period 1730 to 1753. Edited from MSS in the Greater London Record Office, by permission of the London Record Society.
London Politics 1713-1717
Minutes of a Whig club 1714-1717, London Pollbooks 1713
The minutes of a Whig political club in the City of London, from a MS in the Guildhall Library. The Pollbooks record the voters in the General Election for London of 1713, (MS: Dr Jeremy Mitchell.) By permission of the London Record Society.
Register of the Freemen of the City of York: Vol. 2
Publications of the Surtees Society, vol. 102. The register records admissions to the freedom of the city, arranged chronologically by regnal year. This second volume covers the period from the accession of Elizabeth I to the death of George II.
The Barrington Papers, volume 1
Publications of the Navy Records Society, vol. 77
Selections from the papers of Admiral the Hon. Samuel Barrington. They include: his early Order Books; a private letter book; his Journal, and several other papers. Together they relate to the period from 1747 to 1799.
Dictionary of Traded Goods and Commodities, 1550-1820
A dictionary of nearly 4,000 terms found used in documents relating to trade and retail in early modern Britain. It represents part of a larger dataset produced by the Dictionary Project at the University of Wolverhampton, by whose kind permission it is reproduced here.
Hasted, History of Kent
The second edition of Edward Hasted's history, published between 1797 and 1801. 12 volumes.
Statutes of the Realm: volume 7
Statutes passed into law under William III, including the Civil List Act of 1697 and the Act of Settlement of 1701.
Historical Account of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Including the Borough of Gateshead
The 'Descriptive and Historical Account of the Town and County of Newcastle-upon-Tyne' by the Newcastle author and publisher Eneas Mackenzie. It contains historical and contemporary accounts of the religious, civic, educational and cultural buildings and institutions of the city in the early nineteenth century.
A New History of London
Including Westminster and Southwark
Noorthouck's 'New History' falls into two parts. The first is a narrative history of London from the Roman period until the 1770s. The second gives accounts of the present state of the City (organised by ward), and of much of Westminster, Southwark and Lambeth. It also includes an Appendix of charters and statutes relating to the City, and lists of mayors, bishops and other officers.
A History of the County of Durham: Volume 3
Covers the cathedral city of Durham, including an account of the cathedral itself. Also covers Stockton ward in the south-east of the county (bordering North Yorkshire) including Hartlepool and Stockton on Tees.
Alumni Oxonienses 1500-1714
This volume lists members of the University of Oxford from 1500 to 1714, along with brief biographical details such as ecclesiastical positions held and family relationships among the alumni.