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Sources are the items of information that have been used to compile the monument records (and other related records) in the Historic Environment Record database. These include both bibliographic references in conventional journals and books, and unpublished "grey literature" reports, such as excavation and survey reports housed in the HER offices in Hereford. Records of the individual sources are held in a separate database. You can search this database in two ways:
This allows you to search for more information on a specific source for which you already have the Source record number. Source numbers relating to each monument are listed at the end of the monument's HER entry. To carry out your search, type the number of your chosen source into the box and click on the "Start search" button.
This allows you to search the Sources database in a more general way, retrieving groups of records that fit search criteria defined by you. A number of options are available:
You can choose to search on just one of these options, or on a combination of two or more. When you have finished defining your search, click on the "Start search" button to run the search.