Status: Complete, 3 volumes published

Bedfordshire was completed in 3 volumes between 1904 and 1912, with a separate index produced in 1914. It owed much to the 18th century tradition of the scientific study of the local environment with sections in Volume I (1904) on geology and natural history as well as prehistory, Anglo-Saxon archaeology, the Domesday Book, ecclesiastical history, and religious houses. The hundreds and parishes were handled topographically in volumes II and III. Although this county is complete, work is currently needed to update the volumes.


Bedfordshire volume 1 cover
H. A. Doubleday
Jan 1904
William Page
Jan 1908
Bedfordshire volume III cover
William Page
Jan 1912