This page links to documents [in Adobe PDF format] providing documentation on the history of Pirton. Some may be large.
You can download the following series of transcripts
The system of fields 1595 Download
Byelaws of the parish of Pirton 1663…byelaws were made at the manor court to regulate the use of the common fields in the parish Download
Fields belonging to the Manor of Pirton Doddingselles Download
A walk round the parish boundary 1783 Download
The Manor of Pirton was held by Eton College from 1516 to 1800. The catalogue shows their holdings Download
You can download the following series of articles.
Christopher Dyer 1997, History and Vernacular Architecture Download
JE Cussans 1874 History of Hertfordshire, containing an account of the descents of the various manors; pedigrees of families connected with the county; antiquities, local customs &c: half Hundred of Hitchin.
N Salmon 1728 The history of Hertfordshire; describing the county and its ancient monuments.
W Page 1912 The Victoria County History now published online as British history online
The first free online copy of Domesday Book
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