Acknowledgements and Further Reading
I would like to thank the following for their help, advice and information that has been invaluable:
Mrs Phylllis Bowring for information about the Independent State of Cuckfield.
Frances Stenlake for contributing an article on Mid Sussex Suffragettes
Reverend Nick Wetherall, Vicar of Holy Trinity, for allowing me borrow and copy from parish registers and parish magazines.
Paul Graydon for his assistance in designing and implementing the site.
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If you are interested in reading more about Cuckfield there are some excellent books available including:
A History of the Parish Church of Holy Trinity Cuckfield by Joyce Donoghue
Mid Sussex Suffragettes by Frances Stenlake
Cuckfield Remembered by Shirley Bond (published 2007 – more details here)
Chronicle of Cuckfield by Maisie Wright
A Century Ago (Cuckfield in 1897) by Alan Miller
A Dictonary of the Sussex Dialect by The Rev. W D Parish
Education in Cuckfield by Joan Ward
A Small Town at War (1917 in Mid Sussex) by Alan Miller
The West Sussex Village Book by Tony Wales
Haunted Sussex Today by Andrew Green
Sussex Ghosts and Legends by Tony Wales
Cuckfield in Old Picture Postcards by M Wright
A History of the Sussex People by Chris Hare
Ghosts of Sussex by Judy Middleton
From Pyecombe to Cuckfield by Mark Dudeney and Eileen Hallett
A Picture of Mid-Sussex published by West Sussex County Council
The Hidden Places of Sussex published by Travel Publishing Ltd
The Companion Guide to Kent and Sussex by Keith Spence
Sussex Coroners’ Inquests 1485-1558, 1558-1603, 1603-1688 by R F Hunnisett
Census data – British Crown copyright