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Scottish Borders Family-History-Research

Places to go in Berwick, Scottish Borders

Berwick upon Tweed Record Office

Description: Berwick upon Tweed Record Office is a Resource Centre for Family History Research in North Northumberland and the nearby borders area. Ownership: Berwick Borough Council Situation – OS ref: NT 999533 How to get there: By car: At Wallace Green, in the town centre of Berwick upon Tweed. Car parking, nearby (Pay and Display). By public transport: Regular Bus services fr...
Type: Family-History-Research

Borders Family History Society

Description: Research room with micro fiche and micro film records of census returns, births, marriages and deaths. Also information on local Borders families. Monumental Inscriptions series for graveyards in parts of Roxburghshire and Berwickshire, recording still being carried out. Also on-going projects on Poor Law and Police & Criminal records. Ownership: Registered Scottish C...
Type: Family-History-Research

Clan Armstrong Trust Museum

Description: The Trust holds the world’s largest collection of Armstrong records and has genealogical records and the facilities for historical research. Ownership: Clan Armstrong Trust Situation – OS ref: NT 365845 How to get there: By car: In the town of Langholm, midway between Hawick and Langholm. In Lodge Walk, Castleholm off the main A7 road. By public transport: Regular bus s...
Type: Family-History-Research

Places to go in Hawick, Scottish Borders

Heritage Hub - Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

Heritage Hub Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre Description: A state of the art facility, home to the region's archive and family history service. We acquire, preserve and make publicly available the documentary heritage of the Scottish Borders. Ownership: Scottish Borders Council Situation – OS ref: NT 502145 How to get there: By car: At the opposite end o...
Type: Family-History-Research

Places to go in Newcastleton, Scottish Borders

Liddesdale Heritage Centre and Museum

Description: A local history museum which houses a large collection of artefacts and has facilities for genealogical research. A commemorative bi-centenary tapestry created by local needleworkers is a unique exhibit. Having been on the Waverley Line, the collection of railway memorabilia is especially interesting. Ownership: Private Situation – OS ref: NY 485875 How to get there: Old...
Type: Family-History-Research

Scottish Borders Family-History-Research