Battle and District
                 Historical Society

Collectanea: Topics and Paper Indexes

To select a topic and browse all its papers click on a coloured ‘page’ icon (e.g.

More specific searches may be made using the links at the bottom of this page.

  A:  Pre-1538 Battle and eastern Sussex, Abbots and Kings

B:  Transport: Water, Rail and Road; plus Telecoms

  C:  Agriculture, Industries and Trades

D:  Social Services, Medical, Public Health, Education, Poor Laws


E:  Gas, Electricity, Water, Sewers, Police, Gaols, Housing and Burials

F:  Religion, General, Conformist, Non-Conformist and Roman Catholic


G: Local Administration, Manorial, Local Government and Solicitors


H:  Politics, Formal (MPs etc), Riots, Radicalism, Reformers


J:  Wars post-1538 to 1914, WW1, WW2

K:  Sciences, Astrology and local connections


L:  Artists and Architects with local connections


M:  Writers with local connections


N:  Entertainers, Musicians and Actors with local connections

O:  Notable Estates and Buildings with some Occupants’ information


P:  Recreation, Pubs, Sports, Tourism, Recreation Grounds


R:  Local General History and Information (Battle and East Sussex)

S: Local Family Histories

X: Miscellaneous Histories


COLLECTANEA can now be searched via our Archive, by title, subject or keyword


For an ALPHABETICAL list of all paper titles click the icon below


For a FULL INDEX to subjects, names, places etc in all papers click the icon below



These will both show where the paper or the indexed item can be found e.g. A1.1 will be in section A and numbered 1.1.

Some topics and sections remain ‘work in progress’.

Past editions of the Journal of Battle and District Historical Society can be found via the Archive tab.


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