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​Northamptonshire Archives and Heritage at the Record Office

Visit the Northamptonshire Record Office to see 800 years of Northamptonshire's family and local history.

See how your local town centre has changed over the years

 Northampton Market Square, 1819
 Northampton Market Square, 2016

"I've been visiting Northamptonshire Archives from time to time for over 25 years and it remains the best service of all of those I have used. I look forward to visiting again."

- Mr CB

​Here are some of the images that we hold

Findmypast Friday February 24th

Two new sets of records are now available online via Find My Past. The Northampton General Hospital Registers were a long running volunteer project (...

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Friday was a really busy day for the whole team. Not only did we have customers and volunteers, we had various people here doing maintenance work. A...

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Mark Steel - Who Do I Think I Am? - BBC Radio 4

You might have missed this funny and touching story of comedian Mark Steel's exploration of his family history, via BBC Radio 4.

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Timeline Photos

Inside a book being examined in the Search Room today is tucked a newspaper cutting from 1896, which includes this article. Note how many people shar...

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We have just added the 'Miscellaneous Prints' Collection onto our online catalogue. As the name suggests this contains a wide range of images of vario...

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