Northamptonshire Record Office

Last updated 25th March 2009 
Name of library  Northamptonshire Record Office
Address Wootton Hall Park, Northampton, NN4 8BQ 
Telephone 01604 762129 
Fax 01604 767562 
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title Sarah Bridges,  County Archivist
Purpose & main user community of the library The general public 
Terms of access Open to all without prior appointment 
Opening hours M 10.30-16.45; Tu, W 09.00-16.45; Th 09.00-19.45; F 09.00-16.15 
Disabled access None 
Lending to other libraries & visitors  None
Number of volumes  
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Coverage Archive collection of an official (e.g. parish, diocesan, circuit) and a personal nature 
Special Collections William Law Library, Kingscliffe. Guilsborough Grammar School Library 
Manuscripts  Papers of Rev. Thomas Jones (1752-1845) and Rev. Henry Bradford of Northampton, Baptist minister 1883-1890. Theological papers, principally C17, amongst the Finch Hatton and Isham mss. Papers of John Palmer, Archdeacon of Northampton, principally regarding non-conformity in the county 1669-1679, in the Fermor Hesketh (Baker) collection.
Research resource At parish level. Several family archives, such as Finch Hatton and Isham, are of international importance over a wide range of subjects. 
Catalogue Type Card, volume 
URL of catalogue Photocopying subject to condition of document 
Other facilities  
Full Time Staff  yes
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library