Teachers can make a visit to the History Centre to research and copy local studies materials or you can order a local studies resource pack that will be tailored to your geographical area in Wiltshire or Swindon and to an historical period of your choice. The following sources are available:
- Historic and OS maps.
- Local newspapers.
- Historic and aerial photographs.
- Census returns.
- Court records.
- Poor law records.
- School admission registers and log books.
Popular topic areas include Victorians, railways and canals, 20th Century (First and Second World Wars). Please also see our Local Studies Workshop.
Prices from £35 +VAT.
Photographs, old, large and fragile documents will be scanned and additional charges may apply. Packs will be sent electronically. Please specify if you require hard copies.