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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.

Tales of an ancient industrial accident, Helen Blaby - BBC Radio Northampton

Our Research Assistant, Andy, has been on the radio again.

Our Research Assistant, Andy, has been on the radio again.
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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...

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...
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