Crawley History

Crawley Then & Now No. 1: Crawley High Street In Photographs 1869-1999, Roger Bastable
Crawley: A Pictorial History, Roger Bastable (Phillimore, 1983)
Crawley: The Making of a New Town, Roger Bastable
Then & Now: Crawley, Roger Bastable
Crawley: A History and Celebration of the Town, Belinda Cole
Wayfarer Denman's Crawley Revisited, W.J. Denman, Nadine D. Hygate
Around Crawley in Old Photographs, Michael Goldsmith
Crawley and District in Old Picture Postcards, Michael Goldsmith (Europen Library, 1987)
Crawley Old Town, New Town, Fred Gray
A History of Crawley, Peter Gwynne (Phillimore, 1990)
Crawley: A Photographic History of Your Town, Peter Gwynne
The Manor of Crawley 1200-1792, Nadine D. Hygate
Crawley Victorian New Town, John Lowerson

Crawley New Town

The Victoria History of the County of Sussex Volume VI Part 3: Bramber Rape (North-Eastern Part Including Crawley New Town), T.P. Hudson
Crawley New Town in Old Photographs, Peter Allen, Jeffrey Green
Crawley Official Guide, British Publishing Company
Crawley Sussex Official Guide, Home Publishing
How I Chose Crawley Street Names, John Goepel
The Development of Crawley, John Goepel


Ye Olde Punch Bowle: 101, High Street Crawley, Nadine D. Hygate , Annabella Hughes
49, High Street Crawley, Nadine D. Hygate
Early Houses in Crawley High Street, Jean Shelley


Lady Anne Blunt: A Biography, H.V.F. Winstone (Barzan Publishing, 2005)
Pilgrimage of Passion: The Life of Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, Elizabeth Longford (Tauris Parke Paperbacks, 2007)


Southern Main Lines: Crawley to Littlehampton, Vic Mitchell, Keith Smith
The Restoration of Crawley Signal Box, Crawley Signal Box Preservation Society


Report on the Accident to Boeing 727-112c YA-FAR East of Gatwick Airport, London on 5 January 1969, G.M. Kelly Heathrow & Gatwick Handbook 1983, Ricky-Dene Halliday, Tomkins, Nigel M.
London's Airports (Heathrow and Gatwick), Maurice Allward
Golden Gatwick: 50 Years of Aviation. John King and Geoff Tait (British Airports Authority and Royal Aeronautical Society, 1980)
Gatwick: The Evolution of an Airport. John King (Gatwick Airport Limited and Sussex Industrial Archaeology Society,1986)
Gatwick Airport and its 'Beehive' Terminal Part 1: 1930-1945; Gatwick Airport Part 2: Post War Development. Archive Issues 9 and 10 (Lightmoor Press, March and June 1996) The London Gatwick Guide, Alan Orbell


St. John Ambulance Crawley Division 1928 -1952: A Short History, Simon Redhead
Longleys of Crawley: A Pictorial History of James Longley & Co, Rhonda Smith
Old Ordnance Survey Maps England and Wales Sheet 302: Horsham, Crawley & St Leonard's Forest 1901, Alan Godfrey
Census Transcriptions and Surname Index for Crawley West Sussex for the Years 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, F. Home
Local History Mini Guide No. 1: Crawley, Charles Kay, Timothy J. McCann
Crawley Museum Society Newsletter