1323 - 1851
Ablington-Axford (mounts paginated 1-141). The Alderton section, pp.3-77, includes four deeds, 1323, p.23; a summons to retainers from Lord Pembroke, 1554, p.23; much relating to the Gore family including the probate will of Thomas Gore, 1697, p.63; case and opinion relating to the vicarages of Sherston and Alderton, 1679, pp.67-72; and w/cols and sketches of Alderton church and school, 1827-51, pp.47, 49-57, 75. At p.107, A Poem. The Abbey of Ambresbury, printed for T Cadell, Strand, etc. (early 19th century): the first part of an anonymous poem beg. 'What gloomy spectre at this twilight hour', ends 'A solemn fast their memory renew'd'.
Jackson, John Edward (1805-1891), Anglican clergyman, antiquary, librarian to Lord Bath