The Essex Record Office is the storehouse of Essex history. We look after documents, maps, images and sound and video recordings that together tell the story of nearly 1,000 years of our county’s past. We use our blog to publish highlights from our collection, share research tips, and offer peeks behind-the-scenes at our work looking after this unique collection.

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