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VICARS. JOHN. Englande’s Worthies, under whom all the Civil and Bloudy Warres since anno 1642, to anno 1647, are related. London. 1647.

WALKER. J. An attempt towards recovering an Account of the Numbers and Sufferings of the Clergy of the Church of England. Heads of Colleges, Fellows, Scholars etc, who were Sequestered, Harassed etc, in the Late Times of the Grand Rebellion. London. 1714.

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B) Secondary Material:

BLAKEWAY. J.B. A History of Shrewsbury School, from the Blakeway Mss and many other sources. Shrewsbury and London. 1889.

BRAITHWAITE. C. The Beginnings of Quakerism. Cambridge. 1955.

CALDER. I.M. Activities of the Puritan Faction of the Church of England. 1625 - 33. London. 1957.

CORBET. A.E. The Family of Corbet. Its life and Times. London. 1918.

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DORE. R.N. The Civil Wars in Cheshire. Chester. 1966.

FARROW. W.J. The Great Civil War in Shropshire. 1642 - 49. Shrewsbury. 1926.

FULLER. T. The Church History of Britain, from the Birth of Jesus Christ until the year 1648. London. 1842.

HALLER. W. The Rise of Puritanism, or, the way to the New Jerusalem as set forth in Pulpit and Press from Thomas Cartwright to John Lilburne and John Milton. 1570 - 1643. New York. 1947.

HEXTER. J.H. The Reign of King Pym. Cambridge. Mass. 1941.

HILL. J.E.C. Economic Problems of the Church, from Archbishop Whitgift to the Long Parliament. Oxford. 1956.

MENDENHALL. T.C. The Shrewsbury Drapers and the Welsh Wool Trade in the 16th and 17th centuries. London. 1953.

NEF. J.U. The Rise of the British Coal Industry. London. 1932.

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C) Articles:

AUDEN. J.E. Ecclesiastical History of Shropshire, during the Civil War, Commonwealth, and Restoration. T.S.A.S. ser 3. vol vil. 1907.

BEAUMONT. H. Shrewsbury and Ship-money. T.S.A.S. vol 49. 1937.

BEAUMONT. H. Events in Shropshire at the Commencement of the Great Civil War. T.S.A.S. vol 51. Pt. 1. 1941.

GONNER. E.C.K. The Progress of Inclosure during the seventeenth century. E.H.R. vol 23. 1908.

MORRIS. J. The Provosts and Bailiffs of Shrewsbury. T.S.A.S. ser 3. vol vi. 1906.

WILLAN. T.S. The River Navigation and the Trade of the Severn Valley. 1600 - 1750. E.C.H.R. vol viii. 1937.

Also many other articles in the T.S.A.S.