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History of Your House Top Tips

Local and family history A-Z > Top tips

Old houseBefore you start...

  • Begin by reading all you can about the subject. Search the online catalogue to see and request books on the subject. Search by subject, and type in Houses, history of possession
  • Join a local history society. Go to the Local Information Database (LID) to search for details

Your research begins...

Local history collections in Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire libraries can help you set about tracing the history of a property in Bedfordshire. Click on the links to find out more, and where you can find them.

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Page last updated: 10th July 2020