Barking and Dagenham Archives and Local Studies Service

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Archives and Local Studies Centre
Valence House Museum
Becontree Avenue

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Telephone: 020 8227 2033

Fax: 020 8593 6177


Open: M-F 10-4; Sa 10-12.30, 1.15-4

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Microfilm, photographic and photocopying service available

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  • ARCHON code: 350

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    Collections information

    Organisations (86)

    Families (6)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (4)

    • NRA 38414 Barking Hospital
    • NRA 1293 Dagenham (Essex) local history collection
    • NRA 29466 Essex parishes
    • NRA 35943 Fanshawe family of Parsloes: corresp and papers incl those of Sir Richard Fanshawe, diplomat


    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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