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Research and history

The history we hold here is far more than the dates of monarchs and battles that you may have been taught about at school. It's a wealth of fascinating detail of the lives of the people and places in Northamptonshire and beyond. 

Every day at the Northamptonshire Record Office someone uncovers a detail that may not have been seen for hundreds of years.

Some of the team went to the Northamptonshire Family History Society conference on Saturday. We had a stand, so we could tell people about the work we...

Some of the team went to the Northamptonshire Family History Society conference on Saturday. We had a stand, so we could tell people about the work we...
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Today we share an interesting little item from the Portable Antiquities Scheme database. This seal matrix was found in the parish of Denton in South ...

Today we share an interesting little item from the Portable Antiquities Scheme database.  This seal matrix was found in the parish of Denton in South ...
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Yesterday one of our amazing volunteers, Angela, came across a fascinating recipe book. It is full of recipes for treatments of various ailments. We...

Yesterday one of our amazing volunteers, Angela, came across a fascinating recipe book.  It is full of recipes for treatments of various ailments.  We...
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