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Henry III website makes the fine rolls freely available on line with English translations and a sophisticated search engine. This is the first medieval source to be treated in this way.


Eileen A. Gooder, Latin for Local History: an introduction (2nd edition Longman, 1978)

R.A. Henricks, Latin Made Simple (W.H. Allen, 1975)

C. Johnson and H. Jenkinson, English Court Hand A.D. 1066 to 1500, 2 volumes (reprinted F. Ungar Publishing Company, 1967)

B.H. Kennedy, Revised Latin Primer ed. James Mountford (Longman, 1993)

F. Kinchin Smith, Latin (English Universities Press, 1971)

R.E. Latham, Revised Medieval Latin Word-list (Oxford University Press for the British Academy, 1973)

J. Morris, A Latin Glossary for Family and Local Historians (Federation of Family History Societies, 1989)

Scottish Classics Group, The Latin Language: a handbook for students (Oliver and Boyd, 1989)

Denis Stuart, Latin for Local and Family Historians (Phillimore, 1995)

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