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Record or donate an item

​Donate an item to us or use our Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS) to have your finds archaeologically recorded.

The heritage of Northamptonshire matters

If you have documents or photographs of historic value that you want to be preserved and made available for the public to see, then you may be able to donate them to us.

If you have found artefacts such as coins or pottery, then you can have them recorded by the Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS) to add to the overall knowledge of the county's history. 

These are wonderful ways to contribute to the work of Northamptonshire Archives here at the Record Office.

Chester Farm

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This aerial photograph was taken in 1965. Can you work out where it is? (Just to narrow it down a little, it's a part of Northampton!)

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Today in 1899, the Second Boer War began. Arthur Arnold of Deenthorpe went to fight. (ref NY/1/28)

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Chester Farm

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Our Collections Officer will be on annual leave from Thursday of this week - if you are planning to donate documents to the archives, it would be real...

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