Previous High Sheriffs
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Archive Material held in Shropshire
An extensive collection of historical material relating to the Office of High Sheriff in Shropshire can be found in the Shropshire Archives in Shrewsbury including a very rare note from the Court of Elizabeth I, dated 1598, sent to the High Sheriff of Shropshire (Figure 1), a note from Humphrey Sandford, dated 1787, recording all his expenses and an indenture from Isaac Hawkins Browne appointing a gaoler.
High Sheriff’s Association
There is a wealth of information available to view on the website of the High Sheriff’s Association of England and Wales. http://www.highsheriffs.com/
This site includes a history of the office, lists of recent High Sheriffs and the names of those in nomination for the Office together with useful links.