Books on Hertfordshire




A Comparison

of Early

Printed Sources


Guide to Hertfordshire

A Concise History of the County

by An Old Inhabitant
[Young Crawley]

Simson & Co, Hertford, 1880

Hardback, 19*14 cm, 432 pages


In August 2004 a copy of the book was advertised on ebay with the inscription "To Wm. F. Crawley from his Father Y. Crawley. the author of this book."


For extracts see Aston, Graveley, Lilley, Nettleden, No Mans Land, Shenley, Rickmansworth (and district), Waterford, Watford and Willian



  1. The Town and Parishes of Hertford

  2. Hertford to Bishop's Stortford

  3. Ware to Meesden

  4. Hertford to Hatfield

  5. Ware to Barley

  6. Bengeo to Royston

  7. Hertford to Amwell

  8. Hertford to Hinxworth

  9. Hertford to Pirton

  10. Hertford to Waltham Cross

  11. Puckeridge to Royston

  12. Hatfield to Totteridge

  13. Hatfield to Hexton

  14. Hatfield to Caddington

  15. City of St Albans

  16. St Albans to Elstree

  17. St Albans to Rickmansworth

  18. St Albans to Tring Station

  19. Rickmansworth to Puttenham

Locating Books
At the time this page was last updated  print on demand copies were available at about 20.

May 2007 - Update
December 2009 - link to comparison page added