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Local and Family History
at Putnoe Library

Local and Family History A - Z > By Library
  • Ancestry Library Edition
    Free access in the library to 'Ancestry Library Edition', a web site that has a huge range of resources for family historians. For details, see the top of Local and Family History A-Z
  • Books
    A selection of books relating to Bedford and immediate vicinity, and books on Bedfordshire and family history. For further details please see the library catalogue
    There is no published history of Putnoe
  • Census Records
    Free access to census records 1841- 1911 on 'Ancestry Library Edition' web site
  • Council papers
    Bedford Borough Council agendas and minutes (current copy only), plus selected other publications
  • Magazines
    Bedfordshire County Life
  • Maps
    Current street maps of Bedfordshire towns and villages.
    Current Ordnance Survey Landranger and Explorer maps of Bedfordshire
  • Newspapers
    Bedfordshire on Sunday, current edition
    Bedfordshire Times and Citizen, current edition
    British Newspaper Archive
    Times Digital Archive
  • Newspaper cuttings
    On local people and events. These include, Goldington, John Bunyan, John Howard, Putnoe, Putnoe woods, River Ouse and nearby villages
  • Statistics
    Summary census data for Bedfordshire towns and villages from 1841 to date
  • Telephone Directories
    Telephone directories between 1880 and 1984 are also available on Ancestry which is accessible via the public computers in all libraries.
  • Victoria County History
    Barford Hundred volume covering, Colmworth, Eaton Socon, Great Barford, Goldington, Ravensden, Renhold, Roxton, Wilden

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Page last updated: 6th February 2020