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Lincolnshire County Council (Spalding)


Contents
Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Directories
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Periodicals
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL: http://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): LIN

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Spalding Library
Victoria Street
Spalding
Lincolnshire
PE11 1EA
Tel: 01775 769916
Fax: 01775 768931
Email: spalding.library@lincolnshire.gov.uk
Contact: Marion Brown, Senior Library & Information Advisor Rachel Lee, Community Librarian


Opening hours:

Monday: 09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday: 09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday: 09:00 - 19:30
Thursday: 09:00 - 12:30
Friday: 09:00 - 17:30
Saturday: 09:00 - 13:00


Other Libraries:

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3. Research Service

Service available? No

Fee-based?

Provided by local Record Office? 30 minutes free. More extensive research will be passed to local researchers who will undertake searches for a donation to their local history group.

4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations None


5. Census returns

Available from 1841 to 1901 for the area covered by the current South Holland District Council.


6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories

Lincolnshire Directories available:
Hagar's 1849.
White's 1842, 1856, 1872, 1882 & 1892.
Kelly's 1876, 1896, 1913, 1922, 1930 & 1937.

6(b) City and Town Directories

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6(c) Telephone Directories

Current edition only


7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

1990 - present

7(b) Poll Books

none


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire and Norfolk : Microfiche copy, 1992 version.


9. Unpublished Indexes

none


10. Parish Registers

none


11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)

Lincolnshire Life 1961 - Present
Lincolnshire Family History magazine 1991 Onwards


12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material

none


13. Other material

Newspapers on Microfilm:
Stamford Mercury 1793 - 1900
Spalding Standard 1912 - 1916
Spalding Guardian 1881 - present (excluding 1886, 1891 & 1919)
Lincolnshire Free Press 1998 - present

Cemetery Records:
Spalding Cemetery
Holbeach Cemetery
Donington Cemetery

Churchyard and Monumental Inscriptions:
St. Mary & St. Nicholas,
SpaldingSt. Nicholas,
Deeping St. Nicholas
Spalding United Reformed Church
Holbeach St. Johns


14. Guides to Collections




15. Local Record Offices

Register Office, Richmond House, Richmond Park, Morton Terrace, Gainsborough, Lincs DN21 2RJ. Phone 0845 300 1400. fax 01427 612312


Other information