Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal

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Kendal County Offices

Busher Walk

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Telephone: 01539 713 540


Open: Wednesday-Friday 9.30-12.30, 1.30-4.30

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  • Wheelchair access
  • Readers ticket required

Genealogy sources on microfilm have moved to Kendal Library where they are available for 6 days a week including Saturdays and Wednesday evenings

  • Reprographics: readers can take their own photographs free of charge
  • Guides: "Cumbrian Ancestors (4th ed)"
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  • ARCHON code: 24

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    Businesses (233)

    Organisations (753)

    Persons (57)

    Families (87)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (28)


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