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Hereford Cathedral Library & Archives


Hereford Cathedral, Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG

t 01432 374225/374226 e library@herefordca­thedral.org

w herefordca­thedral.org/archives

The cathedral is home to a famous chained library, plus an archive of medieval manuscript­s and marriage bonds from the Peculiar of the Dean of Hereford.

Hereford Library


Broad Street, Hereford HR4 9AU

01432 383600 herefordli­brary@herefordsh­ire. gov.uk

w bit.ly/hereford-library

The library holds the main local-studies collection for Herefordsh­ire (there are also reference-only collection­s available at the libraries in Leominster and Ross-on-Wye). Although Covid-19 has curtailed many library services, lots of historic local newspapers, photograph­s and old maps held here are now available online at the Herefordsh­ire History website ( herefordsh­irehistory.org.uk).

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Herefordsh­ire Archive And Records Centre

Fir Tree Lane, Rotherwas, Hereford HR2 6LA

t 01432 260750 e archives@herefordsh­ire.gov.uk

w herefordsh­ire.gov.uk/archives

Make sure you visit the website to check the latest guidance for visitors or to ask about remote research services. Records held here include material relating to the Diocese of Hereford, including Church of England parishes, plus records of local government, courts, hospitals, estates, schools and businesses.

National Library Of Wales


Aberystwyt­h, Ceredigion, Wales SY23 3BU t 01970 632800 w llgc.org.uk

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