LHG Bibliography: Law and Order

Daniel-Tyssen, John Robert, The Parliamentary Surveys of the County of Sussex, A.D. 1649-1653, Sussex Archaeological Collections, 1871, 23, 217-313.
Continued in Vol. 24. Includes Rape of Lewes. [Full text of article]

Daniel-Tyssen, John Robert, The Parliamentary Surveys of the County of Sussex, A.D. 1649-1653, Sussex Archaeological Collections, 1872, 24, 189-287.
Continued from Vol. 23. Includes Cliffe, South Malling. [Full text of article]

Leppard, M.J., Quarter Sessions in Elizabethan Sussex [Historical note], Sussex Archaeological Collections, 1980, 118, 388-389.

Renshaw, Walter C., Notes from the Act Books of the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, Sussex Archaeological Collections, 1906, 49, 47-65.
Covers 1581-1641 and includes the wide range of villages whence litigants came. [Full text of article]

Stoner, Peter (compiler), The Police in Lewes: Memories and Reminiscences (and a little more besides:  from the late 1940s to the 1970s), Peter Stoner, 2004.

Turner, Edward, The ancient Merchant Guild of Lewes, and the subsequent municipal regulations of the town, Sussex Archaeological Collections, 1869, 21, 90-107.
Includes the origins of Lewes town and history of the Guild up to mid 17th century.
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