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A Sixteenth Century Sussex Glassmaker, by W. D. Scull, published 1908 in Sussex Archæological Collections (vol. 51, notes & queries, p.189) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2136] & The Keep [LIB/500269] & S.A.S. library   View Online

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. I - Introductory, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 4, article, pp.286-291) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. II - The Normandy Settlers, 1226-1567, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 5, article, pp.335-340) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. III - Carre & Co. and the Huguenots, 1567-1572, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 6, article, pp.414-418) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. IV - The Departure of the Huguenots, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 7, article, pp.470-473) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. V - A Kentish Analogue; The Surrey-Sussex aftermath; Glass in other Counties; Site Hunting, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 8, article, pp.562-567) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. VI - Glasshouses, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 9, article, pp.599-604) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. VII - Glasshouses, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 10, article, pp.688-694) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. VIII - Glasshouses, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 11, article, pp.742-748) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

The Surrey-Sussex Glass Industry. IX - Glasshouses, by S. E. Winbolt, M.A., published 1931 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. V no. 12, article, pp.826-830) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2310] & The Keep [LIB/500174]

Wealden Glass: The Surrey and Sussex Glass Industry, 1226-1615, by S. E. Winbolt, published 1933 (Hove: Combridges) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2546][Lib 5996][Lib 8305] & West Sussex Libraries & East Sussex Libraries
Review in Sussex Notes and Queries, November 1933:
We congratulate Mr. Winbolt on his very pleasing volume, which contains the results of his very thorough investigation of a subject which owes its existence as a definite study very largely to his own efforts.
A great proportion of the book has already been made public through the good offices of The Sussex County Magazine, but there are several additional chapters giving the fullest particulars of the technique of glass-making, with many excellent illustrations, details of finds, as well as an appendix giving the actual methods used in glass-making as described in treatise by Theophilus, a very early authority.
The illustrations throughout are most interesting and to the point. The whole book is well got up and is an excellent specimen of the monograph in which present-day research embodies itself.

Sussex Mediaeval Glass: An Aftermath, by S. E. Winbolt, published 1935 in Sussex County Magazine (vol. IX no. 12, article, pp.787-792) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 9330] & The Keep [LIB/500180]

A Sussex Yeoman Family of Glassmakers, by G. M. Kenyon, published May 1939 in Sussex Notes & Queries (vol. VII no. 6, article, pp.171-173) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 12536][Lib 8864][Lib 2206] & The Keep [LIB/500209] & S.A.S. library

A Sussex Yeoman Family of Glassmakers, by E. Wyndham Hulme, published November 1939 in Sussex Notes & Queries (vol. VII no. 8, reply, pp.248-249) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 12536][Lib 8864][Lib 2206] & The Keep [LIB/500209] & S.A.S. library

Wealden Glass, by G. H. Kenyon, published August 1950 in Sussex Notes & Queries (vol. XIII no. 3, article, pp.58-61) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 8231] & The Keep [LIB/500215] & S.A.S. library

Sand for Glassmaking, by G. H. Kenyon, published May 1954 in Sussex Notes & Queries (vol. XIV nos. 1 & 2, note, pp.25-27) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 8232][Lib 2213] & The Keep [LIB/500216] & S.A.S. library

Northiam Glass Furnace, by V. F. M. Oliver, B.A., published November 1955 in Sussex Notes & Queries (vol. XIV nos. 7 & 8, article, pp.115-116) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 8232][Lib 2213] & The Keep [LIB/500216] & S.A.S. library

A parallel to the Highdown Hill glass, by Gladys Davidson Weinberg, published 1963 in Journal of Glass Studies (article, pp.24-28)

Glass Furnace Sites, by G. H. Kenyon, published May 1965 in Sussex Notes & Queries (vol. XVI no. 5, note, pp.168-170) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 8234] & The Keep [LIB/500218] & S.A.S. library

The Glass Industry of the Weald, by G. H. Kenyon, published 1967 (231 pp., Leicester: Leicester University Press) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 2545] & The Keep [LIB/502219] & West Sussex Libraries & East Sussex Libraries
Review by I. D. M. [I. D. Margary] in Sussex Notes and Queries, November 1967:
The medieval glass-making industry was a closely localised one centred upon Chiddingfold and Wisborough Green, on the Surrey-Sussex border, in a remote and densely forested region on heavy clay. The use of the timber for fuel may have attracted it. Two main types of glass have been distinguished: 'Early' from 14th to mid-16th Century, and 'Late,' better, glass under the leadership of the Frenchman Jean Carré, 1567-1618, after which the industry migrated to coal areas.
It was investigated first by Rev. T. S. Cooper, of Chiddingfold, about 1900, and then by S. E. Winbolt whose 'Wealden Glass' is the only book hitherto published (1933) about the industry. This book was largely a reprinting of articles in the old 'Sussex County Magazine' and later work, in which Kenyon had taken a leading part, since he lived close by in Kirdford, showed the need for a more detailed study. This we now have in this thorough, well-balanced and interesting volume.
Chapters give an account of the early history, raw materials used, the structures and furnaces (only very fragmentary remains appear for the buildings were mere shacks), types of glass made, the administration of the industry and its marketing, and extensive notes on the glass-making families. There follows a detailed schedule and description of all the 42 sites at present known in the area, also of a few in other parts of Sussex and elsewhere in England.
The book has been very well produced by printers at Aylesbury for the Leicester University Press, with commendable accuracy. There were good reasons, no doubt, for going so far afield for this. The plates are clear and those showing the old industry working are most interesting, but they are all segregated in a bunch. There is a useful index.

Wephurst Glassworks, by Frederick G. Aldsworth, published 1979 in Sussex Archæological Collections (vol. 117, shorter notice, p.251) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 7497] & The Keep [LIB/500312] & S.A.S. library

Medieval and Post-medieval glass from the North-West Quadrant, by R. J. Charleston, published 1981 in Chichester Excavations (vol. 5, article, p.228, ISBN-10: 0850334152 & ISBN-13: 9780850334159) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 12290][Lib 10141] & West Sussex Libraries

Medieval and Post-medieval glass from the North-West Quadrant, by R. J. Charleston, published 1981 in Chichester Excavations (vol. 5, article, p.228, ISBN-10: 0850334152 & ISBN-13: 9780850334159) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 12290][Lib 10141] & West Sussex Libraries

A Pelican in Sussex, by Philip Pattenden, published September 1982 in History Today (vol 32, issue 9, article)   View Online
Abstract:
Explores the work of Charles Eamer Kempe at Old Place, Sussex.
Old place is the epitome of Elizabethan elegance which Charles Eamer Kempe created around himself at Lindfield, near Haywards Heath, in Sussex in the last two decades of the nineteenth century. An extravaganza of the architectural style of the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries, extensive and grandiose, richly embellished within and without by carving and pargeting, it was bejewelled with copious windows in stained or painted glass, though much of this glass was removed in the nineteen-twenties. Kempe became very wealthy and celebrated in his success as an artist and designer, especially in glasswork. At Old Place his purpose was to create a gentleman's country residence in the late Tudor/Jacobean style, and any visitor there even now, when, since the War, the house has been divided into several residences, cannot but agree that he realised that ideal.

The Wealden Glass Industry Revisited, by David Crossley, published 1994 in Indutrial Archeology Review (vol. 17, issue 1, article, pp.64-74) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 12761]

Iron and Glass Industries, by David Crossley, published 1 January 1999 in An Historical Atlas of Sussex (pp.62-63, Chichester: Phillimore & Co. Ltd, ISBN-10: 1860771122 & ISBN-13: 9781860771125) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 14026][Lib 18777] & The Keep [LIB/501686][LIB/508903] & West Sussex Libraries & East Sussex Libraries

Chagall Glass at Chichester and Tudeley, edited by Paul Foster, published 12 July 2002 (Otter memorial paper, 104 pp., Chichester: University College, ISBN-10: 0948765097 & ISBN-13: 9780948765780) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 15189] & West Sussex Libraries

A project to research the history of the Worthing glasshouse industry, by Malcolm Linfield, published 2012 in West Sussex History, the Journal of West Sussex Archives Society (no. 80, article, p.3) accessible at: W.S.R.O. [Lib 16404/80] & The Keep [LIB/500504]

Wealden Glass Project, Archaeomagnetic Dating Report, April 2014 , by Paul Linford, published 2016 (26 pp., Eastney: Historic England) accessible at: British Library