List of abbreviations


Centre for Metropolitan History



Betty R. Masters (editor)

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'List of abbreviations', Chamber accounts of the sixteenth century: London Record Society, 20 (1984), pp. VII-VIII. URL: Date accessed: 26 November 2014.


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CLROCorporation of London Records Office.
DNBDictionary of National Biography.
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GLGuildhall Library.
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HRHusting Roll.
Jor.Journal of the Court of Common Council.
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LMASLondon and Middlesex Archaeological Society.
LRSLondon Record Society.
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PROPublic Record Office.
RemembranciaAnalytical Index to the Remembrancia of the City of London 1579–1664, 1878.
Rep.Repertory of the Court of Aldermen.
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VCHVictoria County History.
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