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Places in History

Richmond-upon-Thames – Sources

Act 1  Act of Parliament: Georgii IV Regis Cap. LXXV, 11th July 1823
Blomfield  David Blomfield, Kew Past, 1994
Blomfield 2  David Blomfield, Tradesmen of the Thames , unpublished PhD Thesis, 2006 (available at Richmond Local Studies Library)
Blomfield 3  David Blomfield, Kew Past, 2nd edn., 2004
Blomfield 4  David Blomfield, The Story of Kew, 4th edn., 2003
BMHS   Barnes and Mortlake History Society website
Bolton 1  Iris Perowne Bolton, Kew Pond – The Survival of an Ancient Waterhole, Richmond History No. 26, RLHS 2004
Bolton 2  Iris Perowne Bolton, 2003 - The Centenary of Kew Bridge, Richmond History No. 27, RLHS 2005
Bunch  Maureen Bunch, Cambridge Park, Twickenham and its Owners (Paper no 63, Borough of Twickenham Local History Society)
Carnes  Gerald Carnes (ed.), St John's
Cashmore1  Dr. T.H.R. Cashmore, York House (Twickenham. Occasional Paper no 4, Borough of Twickenham Local History, 1995)
Cashmore2  Dr. T.H.R. Cashmore, The Orleans Family in Twickenham 1800-1932 (Twickenham. Paper no 49, Borough of Twickenham Local History Society)
Cassidy  George Cassidy, The Chapel of St. Anne, Kew Green, RLHS, 1985
Chalcraft  Anna Chalcraft and Judith Viscardi, Strawberry Hill, Horace Walpole's Gothic Castle
Church  Judith M. Church, The Royal Star & Garter Home on Richmond Hill, Richmond History, RLHS 2008
Cloake 1  John Cloake, Palaces and Parks of Richmond and Kew, 2 vols, 1995-6
Cloake 2  John Cloake, That Stupendous Hotel: The Star and Garter 1738-1920, Richmond History, RLHS 2008
Cloake 3  John Cloake, Richmond Past, 1991
Cloake 4  John Cloake, The Collins Dynasty of Richmond Brewers and Pub Owners, Richmond History No. 30, RLHS 2009
Desmond  Ray Desmond, Kew, 1995
DNB   Dictionary of National Biography online
Dunbar  Janet Dunbar, A Prospect of Richmond, 1966
Evans  Margaret Evans, Charles Dickens in Petersham, Richmond History No. 15, RLHS 1994
Foster    P. Foster and D.H. Simpson, Whitton Park and Whitton Place (Twickenham. Paper no 41, Borough of Twickenham Local History Society)
Fowler  Simon Fowler, The Valhalla of British Heroism, Richmond History, RLHS 1999
Gascoigne 1  Bamber Gascoigne, Images of Richmond, 1978
Gascoigne 2  Bamber Gascoigne and Jonathan Ditchburn, Images of Twickenham, 1981
Haight  Gordon S. Haight, George Eliot, 1968
Ham 1  Ham Amenities Group, Ham and Petersham at 2000 , 2000
Harris  Ed Harris, Twickenham: A History of the Cathedral of Rugby
Heritage 1  Heritage Lottery Fund, List of Projects funded in London
Howard 1   Diana Howard, Four Lodges in Richmond Park, Richmond History No.12, RLHS 1991
Kew 1  Kew Society Newsletter
Kew Gardens
Lambert  Uvedale Lambert, The Barn Church, 1936
Latham 1   Jackie E. M. Latham, Hydropathy at Ham, Richmond History No. 19, RLHS 1998 Lee  J.M. Lee, Petersham at War, Richmond History No. 28, RLHS 2007
McEwen 1   Ron McEwen, Scotland-upon-Thames , RLHS 2007 Museum of Richmond
Parry-Wingfield  Catherine Parry-Wingfield, A Brief Account of Sandycombe Lodge The Twickenham Home of J M W Turner, 1983
Pasmore  Stephen Pasmore, Cardinal Newman and his Boyhood in Ham, Richmond History No. 15, RLHS 1995
Pasmore 2  Stephen Pasmore, The Countess of Pembroke and Pembroke Lodge, Richmond Park, Richmond History No. 11, RLHS 1990
Pevsner 2  Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner, London 2: South, 1983
Pritchard  Evelyn Pritchard, The Site of Cassel Hospital, Richmond History No. 16, RLHS 1994
Pritchard 2  Evelyn Pritchard, Ham House and its Owners through five centuries , RLHS 2007
Queen's School   Queen’s Church of England School
Richmond 1  Local History Notes, St Peter’s, Petersham (Richmond Libraries Local History Collection, 2009)
Roper 1  Michael Roper, How the Public Records came to Kew, Richmond History No. 25, RLHS 2004
RUTLS   Richmond-upon-Thames Local Studies Collection
Sheaf Howe:  John Sheaf and Ken Howe, Hampton and Teddington Past, 1995
Sherwood   Tim Sherwood, The Railways of Richmond–upon-Thames, 1991
Tomalin  Claire Tomalin, Mrs Jordan's Profession, 1994
Tomlin:  Maurice Tomlin, Ham House, 1986
Twickenham Museum
Weinreb:  Ben Weinreb and Christopher Hibbert (eds), The London Encyclopedia, 1983