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Parish of Mountfield, by Thomas Walker Horsfield, published 1835 in The History, Antiquities and Topography of the County of Sussex (vol. I, rape of Hastings, pp.562-564) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2396][Lib 3211] & The Keep [LIB/507380][Lib/500087] & West Sussex Libraries & East Sussex Libraries

Gold found at Mountfield, by B. H. Combe, published 1863 in Sussex Archæological Collections (vol. 15, notes & queries, pp.238-240) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2100] & The Keep [LIB/500234] & S.A.S. library   View Online

Mountfield Treasure Trove, by Boyce Harvey Combe, published 1864 in Sussex Archæological Collections (vol. 16, notes & queries, pp.310-311) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2101] & The Keep [LIB/500235] & S.A.S. library   View Online

Mountfield, by Mark Antony Lower, M.A., published 1870 in A Compendious History of Sussex, Topographical, Archaeological & Anecdotal (vol. II, pp.54-55, Lewes: George P. Bacon) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 8946][Lib 3315] & The Keep [LIB/500158]   View Online

Ordnance Survey Book of Reference to the plan of the Parish of Mountfield and the Parish of Etchingham, published 1874 (London: H.M.S.O. & printed at George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode)   View Online

The Gypsum Mine at Mountfield, by Charles F. Callow, F.R.I.B.A, published 1936 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. X no. 7, article, pp.478-483) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2315][Lib 9331] & The Keep [LIB/500181]

Excavations 1971: Glottenham moated site, Mountfield, by D. Martin, published June 1972 in Sussex Archæological Society Newsletter (no. 6, article, p.3) accessible at: S.A.S. library   Download PDF

Darwell Furnace, Mountfield, by J. Manwaring Baines, published 1980 in Wealden Iron Research Group (First Series No. 17, article, pp.9-12) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 16400] & The Keep [LIB/506558]   Download PDF

Archaeological Observation of the Mountfield to Hastings Water Pumping Main Pipeline, East Sussex, by Gwen Jones, published 1985 in Sussex Archæological Collections (vol. 123, archaeological note, pp.243-246) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 9514] & The Keep [LIB/500310] & S.A.S. library

East Sussex Census 1851 Index: Whatlington, Battle, Brightling, Dallington, Penhurst and Ashburnham, by June C Barnes, published March 1987 (vol. 7, booklet, 104 pp., C. J. Barnes & printed at Battle Instant Print Ltd., ISBN-10: 1870264061 & ISBN-13: 9781870264068) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 11236] & The Keep [LIB/503432] & West Sussex Libraries & East Sussex Libraries

Religious Survey 1851 - Battle district, edited by John A. Vickers, published August 1990 in The Religious Census of Sussex 1851 (Sussex Record Society, vol. 75, pp.18-27, ISBN-10: 085445036X & ISBN-13: 9780854450367) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 10578][Lib 13824] & The Keep [LIB/500452][LIB/507827] & West Sussex Libraries & East Sussex Libraries
Battle district incl. Hollington, Bexhill, Catsfield, Crowhurst, Westfield, Sedlescombe, Ewhurst, Whatlington, Mountfield, Brightling, Dallington, Penhurst & Ashburnham

Mountfield - Land Tax 1785, edited by Roger Davey, published 1991 in East Sussex Land Tax, 1785 (Sussex Record Society, vol. 77, pp.158-159, ISBN-10: 0854450386 & ISBN-13: 9780854450381) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 11681][Lib 13075] & The Keep [LIB/500454][Lib/507860] & West Sussex Libraries & East Sussex Libraries

Gypsum excavations at Mountfield, by Don Cox, published 1996 in Sussex Industrial History (issue no. 26, article, pp.26-31, ISSN: 0263-5151) accessible at: The Keep [LIB/506527]   Download PDF
Whilst there have been several mentions of the overhead cable railway at Mountfield in our newsletters I have noticed the absence of any information on the product that it carried. Thus I was pleased that when I was recently given a book on the History of BPB Industries I found it contained some information on the gypsum works at Mountfield. The following is based on information taken mostly from that book.

Mountfield Meanderings, Some memories for the Millennium., by Patricia A. Jones, published 2000 (Mountfield: Dog Kennel Yard Publications) accessible at: The Keep [LIB/503470] & East Sussex Libraries

Mountfield Meanderings, Vol. 2, by Patricia A. Jones, published 2004 (Mountfield: Dog Kennel Yard Publications) accessible at: The Keep [LIB/503471] & East Sussex Libraries

Mountfield, All Saints - Church monuments, edited by Nigel Llewellyn, published 2011 in East Sussex Church Monuments, 1530-1830 (Sussex Record Society, vol. 93, pp.234-236, ISBN-10: 0854450750 & ISBN-13: 9780854450756) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 17926] & The Keep [LIB/500470][LIB/507876] & West Sussex Libraries & East Sussex Libraries   View Online

Field Notes: A Bloomery site in Mountfield, East Sussex, compiled by J. S. Hodgkinson, published 2011 in Wealden Iron Research Group (Second Series No. 31, report, pp.3-8, ISSN: 0266-4402) accessible at: The Keep [LIB/506578]   Download PDF