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Cumbria Archive Service

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New opening hours from 1 September 2016 at Archive Centres and statement on research service, further details

Kendal Archives stocktaking closure - 
Weds 24, Thurs 25 and Fri 26 August (reopening 31 August) 2016. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Next Archive Discovery Evenings at Whitehaven Archives, 20 September 2016,  further details

Read how the Battle of the Somme was reported in West Cumberland August 1916 (1.1MB, PDF) Newsheet

World War One:
Cumbrian newspaper indexes and other resources

Copying and other charges
from 1 June 2016, price list