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The Local Studies Collection publishes a number of local history notes on a range of subjects, using resources from the collection. These include famous people, buildings and places in the history of Richmond upon Thames.

"The Thames is liquid history" - John Burns (1858-1943)

Subjects covered by local history notes



Roads and Streets


Paper versions of these notes are available from the Local Studies Collection in the Old Town Hall.

We would be interested to know if there is a particular aspect of Richmond upon Thames history which you would like us to deal with in this series of short notes. Please email with your suggestions.

Updated: 27 May 2021

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