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Church registers guide

This is a detailed guide to our holdings of Anglican, Roman Catholic and Non-Conformist church registers and all copies and transcripts of these.

Search the catalogue

LANCAT is Lancashire Archives online catalogue containing more than a million entries.

North West Sound Archive

Lancashire Archives administers the North West Sound Archive, which has extensive holdings relating to the oral history of the region. (external website)

Old maps of Lancashire

View old maps of Lancashire.

Police records search

This database lists Lancashire police officers, including those who served with the Lancashire County Constabulary between 1840 and 1925.

Research guides

These guides to particular types of records, organisations or subjects may help you further with your research.