Northamptonshire Archives and Heritage at the Record Office
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Whether you are just starting out, or are looking for an elusive detail, our huge range of documents could be exactly what you are looking for.
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Northamptonshire Archives understands the needs of teachers, students, university academics and professionals such as developers and planners and we have a passion for seeing our collections used to further knowledge and to help the county grow.
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#OTD 1675 - Great Fire of #Northampton destroys 3/4 of the town. Document NPL467 details contemporary donations made to rebuild it.
So yesterday was #TalkLikeAPirateDay - when is #talklikeanarchivistday?
Loosely related to #TalkLikeAPirateDay, a draft of a proclamation concerning measures taken against pirates (in Lat… https://t.co/AvjkTVbORO
RT @KMuseumGallery: Found any Treasure? Bring it to our archaeological finds day TOMORROW, 10am -1pm, at the #Museum. Find out more: https:…
about 3 days ago
A wonderful message from the organiser of the group visit we hosted yesterday:
"Thank you so much for such an excellent morning with you yesterday....
about 4 days ago
Northamptonshire Archives and Heritage Catalogue | Details
Today we gave tours to visitors from the Arts Fund. We challenged them to come up with a topic that wasn't represented somewhere within the archives....
[eb-GB]Adlib Internet Server is a complete application to make the collections of archives, museums and libraries accessible over the internet. Adlib ...
about 5 days ago
On this day in 1675, the Great Fire of Northampton destroyed around 3/4 of the town. Document NPL467 is a highly detailed record of the monies and go...
about 10 days ago
Records | The Digital Panopticon
Possibly interesting new website focussed on British convicts. The records are to be mainly 19th century and very London-centric, but could be useful...
These pages provide introductions to the different records included in the Digital Panopticon. You should review this background material in order to ...
about 11 days ago
Photos from Northamptonshire Archives and Heritage Service's post
One of our customers is looking at a particularly nice example of a sales catalogue. It has a map, which is often separated, and a nice engraving of ...
about 12 days ago
This beautiful little piece was found near Daventry. The finder brought it to the Portable Antiquities Scheme (a national scheme run by the British M...