Lewisham Local History and Archives Centre

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Lewisham Library

199-201 Lewisham High Street

Hither Green
SE13 6LG

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Telephone: 020 8314 8501

Email: local.studies@lewisham.gov.uk

  • Book in advance
  • Wheelchair access
  • Research Service

Public access to the Archives and Local History service at Lewisham Library is currently closed due to building maintenance issues. In the meantime an interim online service is in place: please email any enquiries and they will try to support you with your request, however please be aware that most of the collection is being held off site while building work takes place

  • For further information on the collections see the Local History & Archives Centre website. There is also a booklet, "Sources For Family History"
  • The archives catalogue is available in PDF format
  • ARCHON code: 89

    If you are an archivist or custodian of this archive you can use the archive update form to add or update the details in Discovery

    Collections information

    Organisations (149)

    Diaries (2)

    Families (5)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (17)


    These are selected lists of new or additional collections that were acquired by this archive during a specific year. If a date is not displayed there are no accessions for that year.

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