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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.

Today we commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, and remember the bravery and sacrifice of the men and women involved. The Northamptonshire Yeoman...

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In 1909, a protest meeting against the impending visit to Britain by Czar Nicholas was organised. Local councillors were amongst those to address the...

In 1909, a protest meeting against the impending visit to Britain by Czar Nicholas was organised.  Local councillors were amongst those to address the...
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Thankfully, the lovely sunny weather has not kept people away, and we’re having a very busy morning! Have you thought of searching to see if your an...

Thankfully, the lovely sunny weather has not kept people away, and we’re having a very busy morning! 

Have you thought of searching to see if your an...
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