Rochdale Local Studies and Archive

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Touchstones Rochdale

The Esplanade
OL16 1AQ

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Open: Wednesday-Friday 10-12.30, 1-4.40, Saturday 10-2 by appointment

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  • ARCHON code: 128

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    Collections information

    Businesses (25)

    Organisations (35)

    Families (3)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (9)


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