Archives and Local Studies at Hampshire Record Office

Historic documents relating to Hampshire and Hampshire families, and film and sound archives relating to central southern England

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  • A letters patent, featuring a rather glum Henry VIII, creating Thomas Wriothesley as Baron, 1544. Thomas Wriothesle…
    2 hours ago
  • As well as #archivefilm #wfsa holds an impressive sound collection; amongst which are 10 wax cylinders. Our earlie…
    21 hours ago
  • Medieval music manuscripts which were used as wrappers and bindings for other documents. We wouldn’t be too impress…

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