Northamptonshire Archives and Heritage at the Record Office
Looking to research your family history? Northamptonshire Archives can help.
Whether you are just starting out, or are looking for an elusive detail, our huge range of documents could be exactly what you are looking for.
Researching a location in Northamptonshire? Northamptonshire Archives have a huge range of information that can help. We can help you find out more about the people and businesses that have made a place what it is today using a sources unavailable elsewhere.
Northamptonshire Archives understands the needs of teachers, students, university academics and professionals such as developers and planners and we have a passion for seeing our collections used to further knowledge and to help the county grow.
"I've been visiting Northamptonshire Archives from time to time for over 25 years and it remains the best service of all of those I have used. I look forward to visiting again."
- Mr CB
about 16 hours ago
BBC Radio Northampton - Helen Blaby, 24/04/2019
Listen from about 40 minutes in to hear a tale of Victorian Northamptonshire emigrants to Texas - real people, real history.
Sharing your stories from where you live, with conversation, advice and topical items.
This beautiful print is number 318 of 550 prints personally signed by J.L. Carr. (Map4033) He was a publisher, novelist and teacher based in Ketteri...
about 3 days ago
ZA3111 - Happy Easter, from 1900!
A tale of #Victorian #Northamptonshire emigrants to #Texas - real people, real history. Listen from about 40 minutes in: https://t.co/XU91ITW2Cz
#archive30 #foodanddrink Here's a letter from 1657 describing attempts to grow vines for winemaking in Northamptonshire. The writer describes them as "better than all any tavern in England would afford". Bottoms up! https://t.co/KSnsjZENKk
#archive30 #archivewish We wish lots of things - that there was a way to magically improve catalogues produced 40 years ago...that people understood why collecting contemporary collections is important...that digitisation was quicker and easier...that it was Christmas every day
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