Some of the scenic images used in the pages were from the postcard collection of FRANK LANE and from the Moonrakers Genealogy data files for the county of Wiltshire produced by MIKE CASWELL.
I am very grateful to DANA F. SUTTON Professor of Classics at The University of California for her help in translating many Latin documents.
Thanks to BETTY CROWLEY, KATHLEEN TOMKINS and REV ROBIN HUNGERFORD for photographs and information used in the article on Farleigh Hungerford Castle.
Thanks also to PROFESSOR DAVID LOADES BA, Ph.D Litt.D FRHS FSA for his comments and corrections to my notes.
I am grateful to CATHERINE ARMSTRONG of Kennesaw State University for information on the Household of King Henry II and Knight Marshal.
My thanks to KATE FORBES of Codford, Warminster for her correspondence and notes on the Bayntun family, compiled after her trip to the Starky Museum in Brackenfield, New Zealand. Kate is the great-great-granddaughter of Charlotte (Wyndham) Bayntun-Starky.
Some photos used in the pages from WILTSHIRE COMMUNITY HISTORY WEBPAGE www.wiltshire.gov.uk/community
Laycock Abbey photo courtesy C. MILNER-WALKER of Ludshott Photographic Club www.ludshottpc.org.uk
Illustrations of vintage jewellery, shoes, hats, bags and purses by kind permission of LINDA (Vintage Textile) www.vintagetextile.com
Historical costume graphics used in page headings by kind permission of C. OTIS SWEEZEY (A History of Costume) www.siue.edu/COSTUMES/history.html
I am also very grateful to CHRISTINE REYNOLDS (Assistant Keeper of the Muniments at Westminster Abbey Library, London) for information from the Abbey burial records.
Also to JOHN CHANDLER for permission to use some extracts from his book "Devizes and Central Wiltshire" (Hobnob Press 2003) www.hobnobpress.co.uk
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