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Open: Tuesday 9.30-5 (9.30-7 second Tuesday of month); Wednesday-Friday 9.30-5; Saturday 10-4 (second Saturday of month only)

Closed: Bank holidays, Christmas/New Year

  • Wheelchair access
  • Readers ticket required

They do not offer a general in-house research service, but a list of private record agents can be provided

  • Reprographics: copying and microfilming service; self-service photography with daily permit
  • Published guides to holdings available
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  • ARCHON code: 55

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    Collections information

    Businesses (701)

    Organisations (2772)

    Persons (147)

    Diaries (161)

    Families (199)

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