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Publications & CDs for sale at the Record Office

There are a number of items that can be purchased from the Record Office:

Maps & Plans

Local History Publications (refreshed regularly)

Leaflets and Handlists



Friends of The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland publications and CD indexes

CD Indexes

All the information in the CDs has been taken from the records kept at the Record Office.

CD No.1: Nonconformist Baptisms 1706-c.1921 and Burials 1663-1978.

CD No.2: Leicester Poor Law Union Indexes to Admission and Discharge Records 1875-1921.

CD No.3: Leicestershire Workhouses Indexes to Admission & Discharge Records 1836-1912.

CD No.4: Leicestershire Criminal, Prison and Bastardy Records.

CD No. 5: Leicester and Leicestershire Licensing Records 1753-1936.

All the above CDs are available to purchase at £15 each. Further details are available

Occasional Papers

Occasional Papers No 1
Honest people but Destitute – the plight of Leicestershire’s Framework Knitters in the 1840’s by Jess Jenkins. 2005. £4.50

Occasional Papers No 2
Leicester’s Unemployed March to London 1905 by Jess Jenkins. 2005. £4.90

Occasional Papers No 3
The Russian War (Leicestershire and the Crimean War) by Robin Jenkins. £6

Occasional Papers No 4
Know Your Place (Maps at the Record Office) by Hilda Stoddart. £8

Occasional Papers No 5
The Burning Question. The Struggle for Women’s Suffrage in Leicestershire by Jess Jenkins £8

Occasional Paper No 6:

Buck’s South Prospect of Leicester – Print (size 71cm x 50cm/28″ x 20″) approx. £2.50

Record Office Publications

The Searcher No 1: Leicestershire at War 1938-1945 – £4.00
The Searcher No 2: Art & Architecture – £2.99
The Searcher No 3: History of Sport – £2.99
Family History Helpful Hints – £0.40 per set
Family Tree Charts- £1.50 each
Handlist of Parish Registers – £3.00 each
Leicestershire Admin Districts (1970’s plan) – £0.55p each
Plan of Welford Road Cemetery – £0.45p each
Sources for Family Historians – £0.35p per set