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West Sussex Records Office

3 Orchard Street Chichester England PO19 1DD  
01243 753602
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Tuesday-Friday: 9.15-4.45; Saturday: 9.15-12.30, 1.30-4.30

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  • The anti-slavery movement in West Sussex March 19, 2019
    “Father came, in a great bustle for some slavery papers which he has to distribute,” wrote Rhoda Hack, from Chichester, in April 1824. This domestic update in her surroundings came as she penned the latest letter in her regular correspondence … Continue reading →
  • International Women’s Day: The story of Nancy B. Birkett; an early Aviatrix in Shoreham March 8, 2019
    The 1920s and 1930s saw a huge advancement in flight engineering. With that, aviation mania swept Europe and America. Usually thought of as a male pursuit, flying planes quickly garnered fresh attention from the media as increasing numbers of women … Continue reading →
  • A is for… February 27, 2019
    In two earlier blog posts we talked about the ongoing project to catalogue Southern England Railway employee cards. We’re very happy to announce that the railway employment cards for employees whose surname begins with the letter ‘A’ are now online … Continue reading →