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Libraries, Museums, Registry Offices and other public institutions.
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Bodleian LibraryThe Bodleian Library is the main research library of the University of Oxford
Britain’s National Archives at Kew One of the largest archival collections in the world, spanning 1000 years of British history
British LibraryThe British Library’s collection of over 150 million items covers every age and place of written civilisation
Chetham’s Library ManchesterFounded in 1653 it is the oldest library in the English speaking world – its founder owned Turton Tower – see C.6.34-77- sections 12 Entwistle of Foxholes & 13
County Down DeedsList of County Down Deeds of 1876
Institute of Historical ResearchImportant resource for history scholars from all over the world
Lancashire Parish ClerksFind lots of information from parish records and local directories
Lancashire Record OfficeA treasure trove! Located in Preston – with free parking.
Library of CongressFor researchers, libraries & the public
Parish ChestGenealogy supplies, links and contacts
Proceeding of the Old BaileyAccounts of over 100,000 criminal trials in London’s central criminal court
Registry Office Near MeFind which UK office holds the births, marriages and deaths information you may need. Contains ads on ‘Add Listing’ page
SmithsonianIn 1829 English scientist James Smithson left his fortune to the people of the United States to found an institution for the “increase and diffusion of knowledge”

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