Attenborough St Mary


Primary Sources

Nottingham P.R.O. and St Mary’s vestry

Parish Records & various papers.

Church of England Record Centre Bermondsey

NB 38/4B 55676 Attenborough,

NB 38/37 1635 Chilwell

NB 38/4B Church Enquiry dated 1832

NB 38/4B Church Enquiry dated 1887.

Clwyd P.R.O.

Sir Stephen Glynne, Notebook Vol 12 p 69-71, Attenborough 14 June 1866

Local Studies Library Nottingham

Truman, N. paper on Attenborough church , prepared for the Notts. Archaeological Society 1942.

Published Sources

L.A.S. Butler, Medieval Cross Slabs in Nottinghamshire, Transactions of the Thoroton Society, Volume 56 (1952)

J.P. Briscoe, Incised Slabs & Raised Cross Slabs / By Paths of Nottinghamshire, page 107.

T. Buxton, Extracts from the History of Attenborough, edited by Miss S.W. Day, no date.

J.C. Cox, The County Churches : Nottinghamshire (1912)

G.A. Dawson, Church Bells of Nottinghamshire, Part 1 (1994)

Group accounts, 20th Century Attenborough (2000)

S.A. Jeavons, Church Plate of Nottinghamshire (1965)

R. Mellors, Attenborough, Chilwell & Toton / Then and Now (1919)

Nottinghamshire Family History Society, Monumental Inscriptions, Thoroton Society Record Series Vol 59 (1987)

N. Pevsner, Buildings of England : Nottinghamshire (1979)

Richmond, Chilwell, Attenborough, & Barton Ferry / Nottingham Journal, Rambles round Notts, Ramble no. 26 (1929)

Throsby’s edition of Thoroton’s Antiquities of Nottinghamshire (1796)

K. Train, List of Clergy, Thoroton Society Record Series, Vol. XV Part 1 (1952)

K. Train, Train on Churches, BBC Radio Nottingham (1981)

P. Tregenza, A Guide to Attenborough Church (1976)

Rev T. Wilkinson, Correspondence re Removal from the Curacy (1836)

A.C. Wood, Nottinghamshire in the Civil War (1937)

Also used

Hearth Tax Returns 1664 : 1674, edited by W.F. Webster, Thoroton Society Record Series Vol 37 (1988)

Protestation Returns May 1641, transcribed by W.F. Webster (1980)

Religion in Victorian Notts. : The Religious Census 1851, edited by Michael Watts, Vol 2

Contact, Church Newspaper Linking Attenborough & Toton, 10 copies per year until 2000

Contact .... With St Mary’s, Church Magazine, 10 copies per year 2001 to date

Notes on The Tower & Bells of St. Mary’s Church, Attenborough by J. Crabtree (current ringing master)