Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

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Contains descriptions of most of our catalogued records and digital images of 15,000 documents including 10,000 photographs. Also includes Wessex Film and Sound Archive material.

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Please note that the contents of parish registers, that is details of baptisms, marriages and burials, are not available through this catalogue.

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There are over 110,000 wills listed on the catalogue


You can view 15,000 images online, including 10,000 photographs


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