Settlement history of the Upper Calder Valley

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1309 Extent

Lister, J. and Kendall, H.P., The Extent (or Survey) of the Graveships of Rastrick, Hipperholme and Sowerby, 1309, Halifax Antiquarian Society Record Series Vol.2 (Halifax, Halifax Antiquarian Society, 1914).

1379 Poll Tax

Lister, J. and Ogden, J.H., Poll Tax (Lay Subsidy) 2 Richard II (1379) with notes on local returns. Also Rental of Halifax and Heptonstall 1439, Halifax Antiquarian Society Record Series Vol.1 (Halifax, Halifax Antiquarian Society, 1906).

1439 Rental HAS

Lister, J. and Ogden, J.H., Poll Tax (Lay Subsidy) 2 Richard II (1379) with notes on local returns. Also Rental of Halifax and Heptonstall 1439, Halifax Antiquarian Society Record Series Vol.1 (Halifax, Halifax Antiquarian Society, 1906).

Dated Building

Database of dates on buildings compiled by David Cant, Yorkshire Vernacular Buildings Study Group

DC Midgley list

List of first known dates for buildings in Midgley township gathered by David Cant and listed in: Smith, N., 'Medieval settlement' in Bailey, I., Cant, D., Petford, A. and Smith, N. (eds.), Pennine perspectives: aspects of the history of Midgley, (Midgley, Midgley Books, 2007), pp.37-46 at pp.45-46.

Feet of fines YAS

Collins, Francis, ed. Feet of fines of the Tudor period, Yorkshire Archaeological Society Record Series Vols.2, 5, 7-8. Leeds: Yorkshire Archaeological Society, 1887-90.

Foster Greenwood

Yorkshire Archaeological Society, Foster-Greenwood Collection, DD99

Halifax Wills

Clay, J.W. and Crossley, E.W., eds. Halifax wills: being abstracts and translations of the wills registered at York from the parish of Halifax. Part I, 1389 to 1514. Part II, 1515 to 1544, Halifax: 1904. Vol. 2, 1545-1559, Leeds: 1912.

HAST

Transactions of the Halifax Antiquarian Society

Ministers Accounts

The National Archives SC 6  Special Collections: Ministers' and Receivers' Accounts

Notts Archives

Nottinghamshire Archives DD/SR collection

PNWR

Smith, A.H., The place-names of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Part 3: Morley wapentake, English Place-Name Society Vol. 32, (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1961).

Stansfield History 1885

Stansfield, J., History of the family of Stansfeld of Stansfield in the parish of Halifax and its numerous branches, (Leeds, Goodall and Suddick, 1885).

Stansfield Valuation 1805

West Yorkshire Archive Service (Calderdale) SU 405

Wakefield Manor Book

Charlesworth, John, ed. Wakefield Manor Book, 1709, Yorkshire Archaeological Society Record Series Vol.101. Leeds: Yorkshire Archaeological Society, 1939.

Watson

Watson, John. The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Halifax, in Yorkshire. Reprint of 1775 ed. ed. Manchester: E.J. Morten, 1973.

WCR

Wakefield Court Rolls

Will indexes

Indexes to probate records held at the Borthwick Institute for Archives, York

WYAS

West Yorkshire Archaeology Advisory Service card index

WYAS Map 25

Faull, M.L. and Moorhouse, S.A. (eds.), West Yorkshire: an archaeological survey to A.D. 1500, Volume 4 Map 25,  (Wakefield, West Yorkshire Metropolitan County Council, 1981).

YAS deeds

Yorkshire Deeds volumes in the Yorkshire Archaeological Society Record Series vols 39, 50, 63, 65, 69, 76, 83, 102, 111, 120.

YASRS

Yorkshire Archaeological Society Record Series