Welcome to Bath Record Office

Here to help you explore Bath's historic records

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Family History

Try our new Bath Ancestors Database

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House History

Discover the history of houses and buildings in Bath

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Explore the Archives

See some of the fascinating documents in our care.

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Eighteenth-century weather diary

Find out about the weather in Bath in 1756! Follow this link.

 

 

Bath, Water and World Heritage.

This is a project to catalogue the records of the city from the 12th to the 21st centuries. It was while carrying out a record survey for the project that we discovered the weather diary.  Find out about the project here.

Online catalogues

Some of our catalogues are online. Search them here.

 

List of parish registers

We hold microfiche copies of registers for Bath and the surrounding villages.  Find a full list here.

Bath Ancestors Database

New! The names of 1800 soldiers from Bath who died in the Great War (1914-18) have been added to Bath Ancestors. Search here.

 

Georgian Newspaper Database

Search an index to the Bath Chronicle newspaper for the years 1770-1800. (Opens new window)

Contact Us

Bath Record Office

Guildhall

High Street

Bath BA1 5Aw

 

01225 477421

archives@bathnes.gov.uk

 

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