Moorhouse Chapel


Unpublished manuscripts

Lincolnshire Archives Office

Diocese of Lincoln, Faculty Book, 6, 1847-1865, faculty to take down and rebuild chapel, 27 July 1860

Moorhouse, St Nicholas

Register of services, 1916-present

Nottinghamshire Archives

Dean and Chapter, Southwell, SC7/1/1, White Book (Liber Albus)

University of Nottingham, Manuscripts and Special Collections

Archdeaconry of Nottingham, LB 224/1/18/1-2, 1621-2, dispute over repairs
Archdeaconry of Nottingham, PB 334/646/2, 1718-19, repairs
Manvers, Ma B 24/139-142, 1873, Moorhouse Chapel Yard
Manvers, Ma B 217/31, 1841, drainage of Moorhouse

Printed texts

Archbishop Herring’s Visitation Returns, 1743, ed. S. L. Ollard and P. C. Walker (Yorks. Archaeological Soc., RS, 5 vols., iv (1930), 88-9

Calendar of Charter Rolls, i, 1226-1257

Calendar of Patent Rolls, Edward VI, vols. ii, iii, iv and v

Church Life in Georgian Nottinghamshire: Archbishop Drummond’s Parish Visitation Returns 1764, ed. Howard Fisher, Thoroton Soc., Record Series, 46 (2012)

Close Rolls, Henry III, 1227-1231; 1231-1234; 1234-1237; 1237-1242; 1242-1247

[The] Compton Census of 1676: A critical edition, ed. Anne Whiteman, with the assistance of Mary Clapinson, London 1986

Hamilton Thompson, A., ‘The Chantry Certificate Rolls for the County of Nottingham’, TTS, 16 (1912), 91-133; 17 (1913), 59-119; 18 (1914), 83-184

Hamilton Thompson, A., ‘The Certificates of the Chantry Commissioners for the College of Southwell in 1546 and 1548’, TTS, 15 (1911), 63-158

Religion in Victorian Nottinghamshire: The Religious Census of 1851, ed. M. R. Watts, 2 vols., University of Nottingham 1988

The Register, or Rolls, of Walter Gray, Lord Archbishop of York with Appendices of Illustrative Documents, ed. James Raine (The Surtees Society, 56, 1870)

The Registers of John Le Romeyn, Lord Archbishop of York, 1286-1296, Part II, and of Henry of Newark, Lord Archbishop of York, 1296-1299, ed. W. Brown (The Surtees Society, 128, 1916)

The Register of William Greenfield, Lord Archbishop of York, 1306-1315, ed. W. Brown and A. H. Thompson, 5 vols. (The Surtees Society, 145, 149, 151-3, 1931-40)

Secondary works

A Glimpse of Weston and Moorhouse, 1600-1900, ed. John Samuels, WEA East Midlands District, Weston and Moorhouse Local History Group, Nottingham 1988

Beckett, J. V., A History of Laxton, England’s Last Open-Field Village, Oxford: Blackwell, 1989

Crook, David, ‘Robert of Lexington, chief justice of the Bench, 1236-44’, Laws, Lawyers and Texts: Studies in Medieval Legal History in Honour of Paul Brand, ed. Susanne Jenks, Jonathan Rose and Christopher Whittick, Leiden and Boston, 2012, pp. 149-175

Dawson, George, The Church Bells of Nottinghamshire, 3 vols. Nottingham 1994-5

Huntley, Penelope, ‘Henry Clutton (1819-1893), architect’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, on-line edition (accessed 21 March 2013)

Orwin, C.S. and C.S. Orwin, The Open Fields, Oxford 1938; 3rd edn. Oxford, 1967 (but lacking the full edition of the 1635 survey in 1st edn.)

Thoroton, Robert, The Antiquities of Nottinghamshire, 1677; ed. and enlarged by John Throsby, 3 vols. 1790-6, and reprinted, 3 vols. 1972, with introduction by M. W. Barley and K. S. S. Train

White’s Directory for Nottinghamshire, 1832