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How to find archives elsewhere

The main resource for locating archives held in UK institutions is The National Archives 'Discovery'  portal. This has replaced the National Register of Archives (NRA) and the Access to Archives (A2A) websites. Discovery holds more than 32 million descriptions of records held by TNA and by more than 2,500 archives across the UK. To search the former NRA, choose Advanced Search, then select the Record Creators tab.

There are also a number of other gateways to archives held in the UK and Ireland, including: