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Open: Tuesday-Friday 9.30-5; 2nd Saturday of the month 10-4

Closed: Bank holidays

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  • Wheelchair access
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Reprographics: self service photography on purchase of a daily pass; digital images or photocopies can be ordered during your visit, but will be supplied at a later date

  • Two published guides ("Guide to the Lancashire Record Office" by R Sharpe France [published 1985] & "Guide to the Lancashire Record Office: A Supplement, 1977-1989" by Janet D Martin [published 1992] are available
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  • ARCHON code: 55

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    Businesses (701)

    Organisations (2772)

    Persons (147)

    Diaries (161)

    Families (199)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (695)