The Buildings of Hinckley


Acknowledgement of all the sources of information, such as newspaper articles, books, historical documents and authors that have aided in the making of The buildings of Hinckley.

Allen, Bridget Clare, Joseph Aloysius Hansom, Architect, 1803-1882 (Manchester University BA thesis, 1977)

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Beavin, Hugh A., The Book of Hinckley (Barracuda Books, Buckingham, 1983)

Bedford, F. C., The Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Hinckley (British Publishing Company, Gloucester, 1936)

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Bennett, J. D., Leicestershire Portraits (Leicester, 1988)

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Butler, David M., The Quaker Meeting Houses of Britain, I (Friends Historical Society, 1999)

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Davis, Brian, A New Guide to St. Mary's Parish Church, Hinckley (John Baxter and Sons, Hinckley, 1992)

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Drozdz, Gregory, Coach and Cab (The Author, 1990)

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Foss, Peter J., 'The Human Scale: A Series on Local Buildings: 1 - 'The Old Library, Hinckley', Hinckley Historian, 1 [autumn 1977], pp.16-21

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Harrison, Martin, Hinckley St. Peter's: Dominican Revival 1734-1958 (Hinckley, 1958)

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Hinckley Guardian & South Leicestershire Advertiser (3 Nov 1922 - 25 Dec 1925)

Hinckley Historian (1974 - 2003)

Hinckley Journal & South Leicestershire Advertiser (19 Feb 1859 - 27 Dec 1862)

Hinckley News & General Advertiser (Oct 1861-Dec 1892)

Hinckley Parish Magazine, Village Advertiser and Local Church Register (1872 - 2003)

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Hinckley Urban District Council, Hinckley and the Festival of Britain: Festival Week 18-25 August,1951 (Hinckley, 1951)

Hinckley Urban District Council, Official Opening of the New Council Offices, 17th July 1968

Holy Trinity with St. John's Hinckley - Diamond Jubilee 1910-1970 (Ferry Pickering Sales Ltd., Hinckley, 1970)

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Knight, David J. and Jenny, 'The Borough, Market Place and Regent Street in the Victorian Period; an Illustrated Guide', Hinckley Historian, 32 (autumn 1993), pp.9-22

Knight, David J., 'Aspects of Medieval Hinckley. Part One - The Castle', Hinckley Historian, 34 (autumn 1994), pp.2-11

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Leicestershire Mercury (9 July 1836 - 2003)

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Photographic Record and Memento of the Coronation Festivities given by the Loyal Inhabitants of Hinckley in Honour of the Coronation of their most Gracious Majesties King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, 26th - 28th June 1902 (Hinckley, 1902)

Pickering, Arthur J., The Cradle and Home of the Hosiery Industry (W. Pickering and Sons, Hinckley, 1940)

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