Local history resources
If you are tracing your family history, researching the history of a building, or just have an interest in the local area, please come in and use our resources.
Our resources include:
- a large collection of books about the area
- local newspapers on microfilm
- many historic and modern maps of the area
- past electoral registers
- trade directories
- an archive
- ephemera on diverse topics such as railways, cinemas and schools
- a substantial archive of photographs.