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Submissions of articles and shorter research notes on any aspect of the history of the ancient counties of Lancashire and Cheshire are welcome at any time.

Articles should be in the region of 7,000 to 8,000 words inclusive of references. Research in Progress articles should be in the region of 2,000 to 3,000 words including references.

All submissions should be in English and should follow the conventions and house style of Transactions.

Submitting an article

Contributors should submit articles by email attachment to editor@hslc.org.uk: ensuring that all illustrative material is included. This should be accompanied by an abstract (c. 150 words) and a brief biography suitable for the Notes on Contributors.

Any illustrative material (tables, figures etc) should be included with the submission, included in the main text, not sent as separate attachments.

Please ensure that you have read the Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement available here.

For further information and guidance on writing for Transactions see the Guidelines for Contributors or contact the editor by email.

Volumes for sale

We have a limited number of back issues for sale. Recent volumes are available at a cost of £16 plus P & P, availability and prices for older volumes and occasional publications vary. Please contact Fiona Pogson on pogsonf@hope.ac.uk for further details.

Submit an article

Contributors should submit articles by email attachment to the editor ensuring that all illustrative material is included. This should be accompanied by an abstract (c. 150 words) and a brief biography suitable for the Notes on Contributors.

Submit by Email

Editors

Editor
Dr Bertie Dockerill
editor@hslc.org.uk

Department of Geography and Planning
University of Liverpool
Room 302, Roxby Building
74 Bedford Street South
Liverpool L69 7ZT

Reviews Editor
We have no Reviews Editor at present.

Note to publishers/authors:
Please send books for review to the editor of Transactions, Dr Bertie Dockerill, at the address given.

Interested in reviewing for Transactions?
While we don’t accept unsolicited reviews, if you are interested in reviewing for Transactions we would love to hear from you, just contact the editor with a brief summary of your area of expertise.

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