Home Office: Long Papers

Search within

Search or browse this series to find specific records of interest.

Date range (yyyy):

Details of HO 326
Reference: HO 326
Title: Home Office: Long Papers

Bundles of papers which have not been placed on the appropriate file in HO 45, HO 144, HO 291 or HO 287 because of their size. They include the papers of committees of enquiry into the police forces, abortion, parliamentary representation and other matters in which the Home Office was involved. They also contain papers of the Advisory Council on the Treatment of Offenders.

Date: 1897-1963

A Long Paper is a collection of papers too large or bulky to be filed, and which therefore has to be stored separately from the file in which it would otherwise be placed. Each Long Paper has an identifying number prefixed 'LP', eg LP 101, and the related or 'parent' file is cross-referenced to this number.

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Physical description: 233 bundles and papers
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

Home Office

Accruals: Series is accruing

Related research guides

Sharing will require cookies. Show details

Add a tag

Users have tagged this record with...
  • You need to sign in to tag records. If you don't have an account please register.


Found an error?

If you find an error with this record description let us know

Fields marked with * are mandatory.

Your details

If you provide your details, we will contact you within 10 working days if we cannot act on your suggestion