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.
about 3 hours ago
Tales of an ancient industrial accident, Helen Blaby - BBC Radio Northampton
Our Research Assistant, Andy, has been on the radio again.
Andy North from the County Records Office recalls an ancient industrial accident.
about 1 day ago
about 6 days ago
Look at this stunning piece of paper cut art, discovered tucked inside a book in the Sotheby (Ecton) collection today. The whole thing is under 8cm w...
RT @blabers: ICYMI Andy North from @NorthantsPast talks us through an ancident industrial accident https://t.co/W2bcDqwjtW
Yes yes and yes! If there's one message I'd give to people researching family history, it's this! Don't be scared, we love to help! https://t.co/YDEKNCV7c4
Look at this stunning piece of paper cut art, discovered tucked inside a book in the Sotheby (Ecton) collection today. The whole thing is under 8cm wide. We don't have a date for it, but the book it was found in dates from 1707. View full screen to appreciate the detail! https://t.co/yoj7IGWDuT
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