Acknowledgements

We acknowledge our indebtedness to the following, whose generous permission to share their memories, research, images, expertise and writing is highly valued. Where material has come from published work we also thank those who are acknowledged therein. Material from some who are deceased appears from public records or by kind permission of families.

The people of Cosgrove Wendy Maycock
Gwen Barnes (Cornell) Susan Morley
Tom Bartlett June Moonan
Yvonne Bell David Nash Ford
Celia & Dave Blunden National Museum of Scotland
Vivian Blyth Beryl Newman
Gwen Brown nee Jelley Northamptonshire Archaeology
Andy Bush Northamptonshire Heritage
Marjorie Cannings Northampton Records Office staff
Liz Castle Wendy Page
Hazel Canvin Peterborough Museum
Geoff & Brenda Clarke Ian Petticrew and Wendy Austin
Mike Clifford Mike & Gill Phillips
Rod Conlon Brenda Pittam
Bill Coxhill Henrietta Quinnell
Sid Daniels Simon Raynor
Elaine Drake Sue Richards
Iris Day Heather Rokkjer
Brian Egan Sue Rumfitt
Roger Emery Mary Sadler
Bob and Mary Entwhistle David & Diana Sansome
Derek Everett Sue & Graham Scott
Wendy Fojut John Shervington
Richard Gibbs Cynthia Smith
Sandra Graham Wayne Smith
Tony Griffin St Paul's Cathedral staff
Barbara Hillier & Dennis Page Chris and Ruth Stokes
John and Phyllis Holman The Quarries staff
Mabel Houghton Yvonne Tapp
Edward Hudson Katie Thomas
Tora Hylton Dennis Tompkins
Jackson Stops & Staff Matt Tompkins
Marcia Jordan Phil & Sheila Tustain
David & Diana Karklis Timothy Walker
Colin Kightley Dorothy Ivy Warren
Audrey Lambert Geoffrey Warren
Debbie Lavington Whitby Museum Staff
Ann Leaver Trevor White
Wolverton & District Archaeological & Historical Society

Published works referencing the village of Cosgrove
 
     
Author Title Publisher Date Content
Humphery-Smith, Cecil Hugh Revel Phillimore & Co Ltd 1994 Hospitallers in Cosgrove
Ventress, Monica Admiral Sir Robert Moorsom Whitby Literary & Philosophical Society 1998 Biography of Moorsom
Lambert, Audrey Around Stony Stratford Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd 1994 Cosgrove photographs
Rowse, A.L. Ralegh and the Throckmortons Macmillan & Co Ltd 1962 Throckmorton family history
Walker, Timothy The First Clapham Saints Timothy Walker 2016 Beauchamp biography
Lyon, Neil Useless Anachronisms? Northamptonshire Record Society 2018 Cosgrove Hall data
Dunleavy, Bryan Manno's Manor Magic Flute Publications 2013 Relationship to Wolverton
Women's Institute The Northamptonshire Village Book Countryside Books & NFWI 1989 Village introduction
Hyde, F.E. & Markham, S.F. A History of Stony Stratford Wolverton & District Archaeological Society 1948 References, research & anecdote
Lovegrove, Roger Silent Fields Oxford University Press 2008 Inclosures and Vermin Bounties
Priestland, Pamela & Neal In Memory of Eleanor Ashbracken, Nottingham 1976 Eleanor Cortege route 1290
Cordingley, Elaine Bianchi: from Switzerland via England to USA Italian Roots Vol 14 Issue 2 2015 Bianchi family, Cosgrove
Lunardi, Vincent Mr Lunardi's Account of his second aerial …. Ecco Print Editions 1785 Reprint of letters to George Biggin
Markham, Sir Frank A History of Milton Keynes and District White Crescent Press, London 1973 Relationship to MK area history
Mee, Arthur The King's England, Northamptonshire Hodder & Stoughton 1945 Contemporary village gazeteer
Bunker, Nick Making Haste From Babylon Pimlico 2011 Beauchamp biography
Buchet, Christian The British Navy, Economy and Society ….. Boydell Press 2013 John Biggin biography