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Open: Monday 9-5, Tuesday 9-8.30, Wednesday 9-5, Thursday 10-5, Friday 9-5, 2nd Saturday of every month 10-4

Closed: Bank holidays, Christmas/New Year

  • Member of CARN scheme
  • Wheelchair access
  • Readers ticket required

From Monday, 4 July 2016 the opening hours with change to: Monday CLOSED; Tuesday 9.30-5 (9.30-7 second Tuesday of month); Wednesday-Friday 9.30-5; Saturday 10-4 (second Saturday of month only)

  • They do not offer a general in-house research service, but a list of private record agents can be provided
  • Reprographics: copying and microfilming service; self-service photography with daily permit
  • Published guides to holdings available
  • ARCHON code: 55

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    Collections information

    Businesses (690)

    Organisations (2751)

    Persons (141)

    Diaries (162)

    Families (194)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (692)