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  • Archives and Local Studies Service - Family History and Local History & Special Collections.
  • Bath in Time - created to improve awareness, understanding and appreciation of Bath and its environs, using historic images from public and private collections.
  • Bath BMD - provides a searchable index of local Births, Marriages and Deaths from the Bath Register Office, including details about how to order certificates.
  • History of Twerton - find out more about this village that got its name from a ford over the River Avon.
  • Free BMD - a national listing of Birth, Marriage and Death records. Click on the Search icon to get started.
  • Bath Record Office - has a range of wonderful resources for local and family history.
  • Bath Chronicle Georgian Newspaper Project - a searchable index of Bath Chronicles from the Georgian Period.
  • Family Search - the largest free family information resource, including the International Geneaological Index (IGI).
  • National Archives - access to what was the Public Record Office catalogue (PROCat) and the National Register of Archives.  Access the 'Access to Archives' English catalogue of archives.
  • Bristol Record Office - online catalogue of holdings.

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