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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.

Photos from Northamptonshire Archives and Heritage Service's post

On this day in 1770 Captain James Cook sighted the eastern coast of what is now Australia. We hold a number of records around the subject of emigrati...

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Exciting delivery at the office today! A copy of The Watford Knight's Fee, the book that Murray Johnston has researched and written over a number of ...

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6 of the 8 volumes of J.L. Carr's "A Northamptonshire Record" - a collection of paintings of the landscapes & building of the county in the 1960s. Ca...

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Photos from Northamptonshire Archives and Heritage Service's post

It's been a few weeks since we showed you a Great Seal - this one is from 1570, and is instantly recognisable as Elizabeth 1st. (Ref J(D)569)

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We are having a busy morning today, and its great seeing so many people enjoying using the archives. One of the documents being viewed in the Searchro...

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