The whole of this volume, with the exception of the Introduction, was printed
under the editorial supervision of the late Dr. William Page. The cost of
production has been generously guaranteed by Mr. Owen Hugh Smith, of
Special thanks are due to Mr. V. B. Crowther-Beynon, F.S.A., Miss J.
Finch, Mr. St. John O. Gamlen, Mr. Arthur Hawley, and Mr. W. L. Sargant
for much valuable assistance in the compilation of the volume. Also to
Sir E. Knapp-Fisher and Mr. Laurence Tanner, F.S.A., for affording facilities
of access to the records of the Dean and Chapter of Westminster.
Thanks are also due to The Rt. Hon. the Dowager Countess of Gainsborough, Mr. J. A. Gotch, F.R.I.B.A., F.S.A., and Mr. H. F. Traylen,
F.R.I.B.A., F.S.A., for help with regard to illustrations and plans and information on architectural matters; and to Capt. R. J. E. Conant, M.P., the Misses
Irons, and Mr. George E. Monckton for the loan of certain documents.
Many others have given much appreciated help by supplying information,
reading proofs, and in other ways, especially the following: Rev. C. C.
Aldred, Rev. E. D. Annand, Rev. William Ashburner, Mr. Edmund Bardwell,
Rev. J. S. Barnes, Rev. J. H. Bellhouse, Rev. R. G. Bisseker, Mr. A. T. Bolton,
Mr. A. M. Bradshaw, Mr. George Brudenell, Capt. Burnaby-Atkins, Rev. A. N.
Carp, Rev. C. J. Cartwright, the late Lady Codrington, Rev. W. St. G. Coldwell,
Rev. J. D. W. Dawson, Mr. Louis G. Dease, Rev. D. M. Evans, Rev. H. E.
Farrell, Rev. O. L. Fawke, Major E. Guy Fenwick, Mr. W. H. M. Finch,
Rev. James Flamank, Major C. H. Fleetwood-Hesketh, Rev. W. Fowler,
Rev. A. E. Fraser, Canon R. H. Fuller, Rev. E. T. Glasspool, Mr. Cecil G.
Gee, Rev. E. M. Guilford, Rev. E. C. Hart, Rev. G. A. Hassell, Mr. B. W.
Horne, Sir Dudley Clarke Jervoise, Rev. F. T. Johnson, Rev. I. C. Jones,
Rev. H. V. Neilson, Mrs. Cecil Noel, Rev. P. C. Nichols, Rev. C. F. Norgate,
the late Rev. A. D. Phillips, Canon E. B. Redlich, Rev. J. F. Richards,
Rev. R. E. Roberts, Rev. C. J. B. Scriven, Rev. Col. A. D. Seton, B.Sc., the late
Rev. H. J. Shirley, Canon A. H. Snowden, Rev. E. Strong, Rev. F. J. W.
Taverner, Rev. A. S. Tomkins, Prof. A. Hamilton Thompson, D.Litt.,
F.S.A., Rev. J. W. H. Toynbee, Rev. J. J. Wilson, Mr. Henry Wing, Rev.
J. H. Woods, and Rev. J. K. Worley.