Royal Armouries

Ordnance Office Sources

Select Bibliography

J Ashbee, ‘The Tower of London as a Royal Residence’, Unpublished University of London PhD thesis (2006)

R Ashley, ‘The Organisation and Administration of the Tudor Office of Ordnance’, unpublished Oxford BLitt thesis (1973)

H L Blackmore, The Armouries of the Tower of London: Ordnance (London, 1976)

J Charlton, ed., The Tower of London: its buildings and Institutions (London, 1978)

A Forbes, A History of the Army Ordnance Services (3 vols, London, 1929)

O F G. Hogg, The Royal Arsenal: Its Background, Origin, And Subsequent History (2 vols, London, 1963)

E Impey, ed., The White Tower (New Haven and London, 2008)

E Impey & G. Parnell, The Tower of London: The Official Illustrated History (London, 2000)

N Skentelbery, A History of the Ordnance Board (Ordnance Board, 1965)

G Parnell, ‘The Buildings and Works of the Office Of Ordnance at the Tower of London, 1660-1722’, unpublished University of London PhD thesis (1995)

W Reid, ‘Commonwealth Supply Departments within the Tower, and the Committee of London Merchants’, The Guildhall Miscellany II no. 8 (1966), pp. 52.

R W Stewart, The English Ordnance Office 1585-1625 (Woodbridge, 1996)

H. C. Tomlinson, Guns and Government: The Ordnance Office under the later Stuarts (London, 1979)

T. F. Tout, Chapters in Administrative History (6 vols, Manchester, 1928-37)