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Building works affecting Gloucestershire Archives

We currently have builders on site. Before your visit, please check the latest information about opening hours and parking. You will need to order your documents before you visit.

Changes to our opening hours

We are now closed to the public while we move into the newly refurbished Heritage Hub. We will be re-opening at 9.00 am on Tuesday 27 March 2018.

Researching the history of your area

If you're interested in the landscape, start with:

  • Ordnance survey maps
  • Tithe apportionments
  • Inclosure awards
  • Estate maps

If you're interested in buildings, start with:

  • Trade and street directories
  • Planning records
  • Taxation records
  • Deeds

If you're interested in people, start with:

  • Census returns
  • Probate records
  • Baptism, marriage and burial records
  • Newspapers

Material is held in seven centres across the County. Find details of each using the links to the left. 

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