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Bibliography and List of Maps


Adams, W. E., Memoirs of a Social Atom (1903)
Andrew, Eve and Brewin, Eric, Leckhampton through the Ages (1979) )
Atkyns, Sir Robert, Ancient and Present State of Glostershire (1712)
Beacham, Roger, Cheltenham as it was (1976)
Bell, Arthur, Tudor Foundation (1974)
Bell, Arthur, Pleasure Town. Cheltenham 1830-1860 (1981)
Bettison, S., History of Cheltenham or Visitor's Guide (1825-6)
Bick, David E., Old Leckhampton (1971)
Bick, David E., The Gloucester and Cheltenham Tramroad (2nd edition, 1987)
Bigland, Ralph, Historical, Monumental, and Genealogical Collections [etc.] (1791 and later, reprint. 1989-95)
Blake, Steven T. and Beacham, Roger, The Book of 'Cheltenham (1982)
Blake, Steven T., Cheltenham's Churches and Chapels (1979)
Blake, Steven T., Pittville 1824-1860 (1988)
Brooks, B., Charles Dickins Ltd (1973)
Caudle, Everard, Light on Leckhampton [n.d., 1980?]
Census Enumerators' Books, 1841
Charlton Kings Local History Society Bulletin
Cheltenham Borough Council Minutes (1896 onwards), including following committees:
General Purposes and Watch Committee (to 1953)
Housing Committee
Market and Watch Committee (from 1953) Public Health Committee
Slum Areas Clearance Committee
Streets and Highways Committee (from 1953, Highways Committee)
Town Planning Committee
Cheltenham Borough Council Road and Sewer Agreements (1955-91)
Cheltenham Borough Council Road Register (1991 update)
Cheltenham Building Surveyors Certificates (1824-40, 1848; Gloucestershire Record Office)
Cheltenham Copyhold Inquiry (Inquiry . . . relative to the rights and customs of the copyholders of the manor of Cheltenham, Nov.-Dec. 1863) (1864)
Cheltenham Local History Society Journal (1983 onwards)
Cheltenham Manor Court Books (1556 onwards; Gloucestershire Record Office)
Cheltenham Paving Commissioners (and successors), Minutes (1786 onwards; Gloucestershire Record Office)
Cheltenham Spa Campaign, St George's Place, A Study in Depth [etc.] (1978)
Gray, Irvine (ed.), Cheltenham Settlement Examinations 1815-1826 (1969)
Collens, Rupert, 50 Cheltenham Gold Cups, 1945-1994 (1995)
Corpus Christi College, Oxford, Archives
Cox, Nigel, An Ancient Road through Cheltenham, in Glevensis 14, pp. 20-2
Cresy, Edward, Report to the General Board of Health on a preliminary inquiry into the sewerage, drainage [etc.] of Cheltenham (1849)
Davies, H., Stranger's Guide through Cheltenham (1832 and 2nd edition 1834)
Directories and Annuaires for Cheltenham, various publishers, from 1837
Done, Anthony H., Gloucester City Street Names: 19th Century (1985; TS, Gloucester Local History Collection)
Dunkling, Leslie & Wright, Gordon, Wordsworth Dictionary of Pub Names (1994)
Field, John, English Field Names, A Dictionary (1972)
Field, John, Place-Names of Greater London (1980)
Field, John, A History of English Field-Names (1993)
Garrett, John Henry, From a Cotswold Height (1919)
Goding, John, Norman's History of Cheltenham (1863)
Griffith, S. Y., New Historical Description of Cheltenham And its Vicinity (1826)
Grundy, G. B., Saxon Charters and Field Names of Gloucestershire (1935-6)
Harris, H. C. W., Origin of District & Street Names in Bristol (1971; TS, Bristol Central Library)
Hart, Gwen, A History of Cheltenham (1965)
Henney, Thomas, The Grant of Richard Pate [etc.] (n.d., c. 1833)
Hodsdon, James D., Cheltenham Streets that never were, in CLHSJ 10, pp. 4-6
Ison, Walter, The Georgian Buildings of Bristol (1952)
Little, Bryan, Cheltenham (1952)
Little, Bryan, Bath Portrait (1961)
Local Newspapers and Periodicals including:
Cheltenham Chronicle
Cheltenham Circular
Cheltenham Examiner
Cheltenham Journal
Cheltenham Looker-On
Cheltenham News
Gloucester Journal
Gloucestershire Echo
Marriott, P. J., Oxford Street Names Explained (1977)
Miles, Alfred, History of Cheltenham (albums of cuttings and extracts from many sources, at Cheltenham Reference Library; note that while Miles's extracts usually carry a clear date, it is often not obvious which local paper they come from)
Moore, Alan, Picture Palaces of Gloucester and Cheltenham (1989)
Moreau, Simeon, A Tour to the Royal Spa at Cheltenham, 7th edition (1793)
O'Connor, David A., Battledown, The Story of a Victorian Estate (1992)
Paget, Mary, A History of Charlton Kings (1988)
Pellegrini, Giovan Battista, Toponomastica Italiana (1990)
Personal Communications from:
Major A C Cropp
Mrs Beryl Elliott
Mrs Barbara Rawes
Mr Ken Pollock
Mr Michael Greet
Mrs Mary Paget
Mr Oliver Bradbury
Dr Steven Blake (includes material from lectures on Regency Cheltenham)
Mr Roger Beacham
Rawes, Barbara G., The Fields and Fieldnames of the Hundred of Cheltenham, in Cheltenham Local History Society Journal 6&7
Room, Adrian, The Street Names of England (1992)
Royal Commission on Historical Mons./Bath Archaeological Trust, Georgian Bath (1989)
Ruff, H., Beauties of Cheltenham [etc.] (1806)
Rowe, George, illustrated Cheltenham Guide (1845)
Sampson, Aylwin, Scene Again (1990)
Sampson, Aylwin, and Blake, Steven T., A Cheltenham Companion (1993)
Saunders, P. L. L., Edward Jenner, the Cheltenham Years, in The Practitioner, vol. 203
Sheldon, Peter, and Tomkins, Richard, Roadway - The History of Swindon's Names, 1979
Shenton, J., Cheltenham Directory (1800; reproduced in 1872-3 Court Directory)
Smith, A. H., The Place-Names of Gloucestershire (1964-5)
Smith, R. A. L., Bath (1944)
Stait, Bruce (ed.), Leckhampton 1894, The End of an Era (1994)
Up Hatherley Parish Council miscellaneous papers, and personal communications from Councillor David Hall
Verey, David, Gloucestershire: The Vale and Forest of Dean (Pevsner's Buildings of England, 1970)
Victoria History of the County of Glos. (refs. are to vol. VIII unless otherwise specified)
Whitaker, John, The Best: a history of H. H. Martyn & Co. (1985)
Williams, Subscription Book to Williams's Library, 1815 (Cheltenham Reference Library)

List of Maps

1776 Coates, G., & Son, Plan of the Roads Leading from Arle Cross to Pilford Lane, Taken July 10 1776
1787 Dance, F., Survey & Terrier of Houses and Lands in Cheltenham ... belonging to the President & Scholars of Corpus Christi College, Oxon., 1787 (CCC, Fe 10/2)
1798 Billings, Thomas, Map of Turnpike Road from Gallows Oak to Fifth Milestone in Parish of Withington (June 1798; at Bailey Donaldson, Vittoria Walk)
1806 Mitchell, Edward, Plan of Cheltenham, published 11 Oct. 1806 by A. Dalrymple 1806-10 2nd edition of Mitchell's map, published by Faden 1810
1809 Trinder, Daniel, Plan of the Town with the Situation of the Mineral Wells at Cheltenham in Jameson, Thomas, Treatise on Cheltenham Waters [etc.] (1809)
1817 Fryer, T., Plan of an Estate at Cheltenham late the property of Mr Samuel Harward deceased (Gloucestershire Record Office, D4242)
1819 Bettison, Samuel, Plan of the Town of Cheltenham
1820 Cossens, E., Lithographic Plan of the Town of Cheltenham
1825 Tovey, J., Cheltenham (published by S. Y. Griffith & Co.) 1834 Merrett, H. S., Plan of the Town of Cheltenham and its Vicinity
1835 Tithe Apportionment map, Leckhampton (copy by G. Gwatkin, 1993)
1841 Tithe Apportionment map, Swindon (copy by G. Gwatkin, 1993)
1842 Tithe Apportionment map, Prestbury (copy by G. Gwatkin, 1993)
1843 Davies, Henry, Plan of the Town of Cheltenham
1855-7 Large-scale water and sewerage plan, known as the Old Town Survey. Original held by Cheltenham Borough Council, copy at Gloucestershire Record Office.
1864 Dangerfield, H., Plan of Town of Cheltenham and its Vicinity published by S. C. Harper) 1825
1870 Humphris, D. J., Plan of Cheltenham (at Bailey Donaldson, Vittoria Walk) 1825
1884 First edition of 1:2,500 Ordnance Survey; most sheets published 1885 but mainly surveyed in 1884
1897 Norman, Sawyer & Co, Plan of Cheltenham