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Dorset Historical Sources

Dorset History Centre Catalogue
» www.dorsetforyou.com/dorsethistorycentre/catalogue

Dorset Libraries Catalogue
»https://www.librarieswest.org.uk/client/en_GB/default/search/results?te=ILS

Dorset Online Parish Clerks
» www.opcdorset.org

Dorset Museums Association
» www.dorsetmuseums.co.uk

National Societies and Organisations

Institute of Historical Research
» www.history.ac.uk

British Agricultural History Society
» www.bahs.org.uk

British Association of Local History
» www.balh.co.uk

Council for British Archaeology
» www.britarch.ac.uk

Association for Industrial Archaeology
»  www.industrial-archaeology.org.uk

Family and Community Historical Research Society
» www.fachrs.com

Local Population Studies Society
»  www.localpopulationstudies.org.uk

UK Online Parish Clerks
»  www.onlineparishclerks.org.uk

Community Archives and Heritage Group
»  www.communityarchives.org.uk

Archive Collections and Indexes

Vision of Britain
» www.visionofbritain.org.uk

London Lives (including excellent background information on records of the old poor law)
» www.londonlives.org

Workhouses Online
» www.workhouses.org.uk

Historical British Population Statistics
» www.histpop.org

Hearth Tax Online
» www.hearthtax.org.uk

British History Online
» www.british-history.ac.uk

Old Ordnance Survey Maps
» www.old-maps.co.uk

National Archives
» www.nationalarchives.gov.uk

British Library Catalogues (books, newspapers and manuscripts)
» www.bl.uk/reshelp/findhelprestype/catblhold/all/major/majorcats.html

British Library Online Gallery
» http://bl.uk/onlinegallery

Public Catalogue Foundation Oil Paintings Online
» www.bbc.co.uk/arts/yourpaintings

Manorial Documents Register Online
www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/mdr

Dorset Libraries Online Resources (including Times Digital Archive and Oxford Dictionary of National Biography)
» www.dorsetforyou.com/384968

British Newspapers Online 1800-1900
» http://newspapers.bl.uk

Imperial War Museum Collections Search
» www.iwm.org.uk/collections/search

National Monuments Record
» www.english-heritage.org.uk/professional/archives-and-collections/nmr/enquiry-and-research-services/visiting-nmr

English Heritage – Images of England
» www.imagesofengland.org.uk

Aerolfilms Collection – Aerial photographs online
» www.britainfromabove.org.uk

Family History Sites

Federation of Family History Societies
»  www.ffhs.org.uk

Ancestry
» www.ancestry.co.uk

Find My Past
» www.findmypast.co.uk

Deceased Online
» www.deceasedonline.com

FreeBMD
» www.freebmd.org.uk

UKBMD
» www.ukbmd.org.uk

Family Search
» www.familysearch.org

GENUKI
» www.genuki.org.uk