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Search the National Archives

The National Archives is the UK government's official archive, containing records covering 1,000 years of history.

How to use this service

Follow the link below to:

  • search and download digitised records, including census records
  • listen to The National Archives' podcast series
  • visit the image library and bookshop
  • find research guides to help you research a person, place or subject

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