RECORD OFFICES & LIBRARIES

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ASHMORE PARK BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton) 
Griffiths Drive
Wednesfield  WV11 2JW
Librarian:  Mrs J Aldridge
Tel 556296
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BENTILEE LIBRARY
Ubberley Road
Bentilee
Stoke-on-Trent ST2 0EW 
Telephone     01782 - 238 494
Fax  not available
Email
website

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BIDDULPH LIBRARY
Tunstall Road,
Biddulph, 
Stoke-on-Trent.  ST8 6HH 
Telephone (01782) 512103 
E-mail 

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BILSTON BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Mount Pleasant
Bilston  WV14 7LU
Librarian:  Mrs A Richards
Tel 556253
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BRADMORE COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Bantock House
Bradmore Road  WV3 9BH
website
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BREWOOD LIBRARY
Newport Street.
Brewood
Staffs. ST19 9DT
Tel.   01902 850087
email:
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BURTON-UPON-TRENT ARCHIVES  

Burton-upon-Trent Library
Riverside, High Street
Burton-upon-Trent, DE14 1AH
UK
Telephone: U.K. 01283 239556, Overseas (+44) 1283 239556
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COLLINGWOOD COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
24 The Broadway 
Bushbury   WV10 8EB
website
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DAISY BANK COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Ash Street
Bradley
Bilston  WV14 8UP
website
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DARLESTON LIBRARY
1 King Street
Darlaston 
Wednesbury 
West Midlands 
Telephone:  0121 526 4530   FAX: 0121 526 2298
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DIOCESAN ARCHIVES, Archdiocese of Birmingham    

St Chad's Queensway
Birmingham
West Midlands B4 6EK
UK
Telephone: U.K. 0121 2365335, Overseas (+44) 121 2365335
Registers of Catholic missions in Staffordshire are held at Birmingham 
Diocesan Archives.  (Monday - Friday by appointment only)
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DUDLEY ARCHIVE  & LOCAL HISTORY SERVICE

Mount Pleasant Street
Coseley
West Midlands WV14 9JR
Telephone / Fax: U.K. 01384 812770, Overseas (+44) 1384 812770
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EASTFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Hurstbourne Crescent  WV1 2EE
Librarian:  Mr K Hudson
Tel: 556257
website
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FINCHFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
White Oak Drive
Finchfield  WV3 9AF
Librarian:  Mrs L Tew
Tel 556260
website
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GUILDHALL LIBRARY MANUSCRIPTS SECTION
website (to below Staffordshire index)
Index to [Staffordshire] parish returns on towards the rebuilding of St Paul's Cathedral.
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HEATH TOWN COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Tudor Road
Heath Town  WV10 0LT
Community Library Assistant:  Mrs E Pothan
Tel 556266
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KINVER LIBRARY
Vicarage Drive,
Kinver
Stourbridge  DY7 6HJ 
Telephone (01384) 872348 
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LIBRARY & LEARNING RESOURCES SERVICE
Special Collections, Thompson Library,
Staffordshire University,
College Road,
Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 2XS
Telephone: 01782 294771
Fax: 01782 295799
Email:
website
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LICHFIELD LIBRARY

The Friary
Lichfield
Staffs. WS13 6QG
Tel: 01543 510700
e-mail
 

LICHFIELD RECORD OFFICE (formerly Lichfield Joint Record Office)

The Friary
Lichfield, WS13 6QG
UK
Telephone: U.K. 01543 510720, Overseas (+44) 1543 510720
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LONG KNOWLE BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton) 
Wood End Road
Wednesfield WV11 1YG
Librarian:  Mrs S Freeman
Tel 556290
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LOW HILL BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton) 
Showell Circus
Low Hill  WV10 9JJ
Librarian:  Mrs K Fletcher
Tel 556293
website
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MARY POINTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Ettingshall Road
Woodcross  WV14 9UG
Community Library Assistant:  Mrs M Williams
Tel 556263
website
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NEWCASTLE LIBRARY

Ironmarket
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Staffs ST5 1AT
Tel: 01782 297300
e-mail

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OXLEY BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton) 
Probert Road
Oxley WV10 6UF
Librarian:  Mrs C Drummond
Tel 556287
website
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PENDLEFORD BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)  Library
Whitburn Close
Pendeford  WV9 5NJ
Librarian:  Mrs J Mannix
Tel 556250
website
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PENKRIDGE LIBRARY 
Bellbrook,
Penkridge
Staffs.  ST19 9DL
Telephone :  UK (01785) 712916
email
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PENN BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton) 
Coalway Avenue
Penn  WV3 7LT
Librarian:  Ms P Andrews
Tel 556281
website
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RUGELEY LIBRARY
Anson Street,
Rugeley
Staffs.  WS15 2BB
Telephone  (07773) 791129
email
website

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SANDWELL COMMUNITY HISTORY & ARCHIVES SERVICE

Smethwick Library
High Street
Smethwick
Warley
West Midlands B66 1AB
Telephone: U.K. 0121 558 2561, Overseas (+44) 121 558 2561
Fax: U.K. 0121 555 6064, Overseas (+44) 121 555 6064
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SCOTLANDS & UNDERHILL COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Masefield Road  WV10 8SA
Tel (01902) 552198
website
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SPRING VALE BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Bevan Avenue
Spring Vale  WV4 6SG
Librarian:  Mrs D Jones
Tel 556284
website
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STAFFORDSHIRE LIBRARY & INFORMATION SERVICES 
Friars Terrace 
Stafford  5T17 4AY 
Tel: 01785 278350              Fax: 01785 278319 
Email
website
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STAFFORDSHIRE RECORD OFFICE
County Buildings
Eastgate Street
Stafford ST16 2LZ
UK
Telephone: U.K. 01785 278379, Overseas (+44) 1785 278379
Telephone: (Bookings) U.K. 01785 278373, Overseas (+44) 1785 278373
Fax: U.K. 01785 278384, Overseas (+44) 1785 278384
website
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STOKE-ON-TRENT CITY ARCHIVES

Hanley Library
Bethesda Street
Hanley
Stoke-on-Trent,  ST1 3RS
UK
Telephone: U.K. 01782 238420, Overseas (+44) 1782 238420
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TETTENHALL LIBRARY 
St. Michael's Parish Centre
Upper Street
Tettenhall  WV6 8QF
Librarian  Ms K Woolley
Tel 556308
website
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WALSALL LOCAL HISTORY CENTRE

Essex Street
Walsall
West Midlands WS2 7AS
Telephone: U.K. 01922 721305, Overseas (+44) 1922 721305
Fax.: (01922) 634954
email
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WARSTONES BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton) 
Pinfold Grove
Penn  WV4 9PT
Librarians:  Mrs L Clark and Mrs A Owen
Tel 556275
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WEDNESFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Church Street
Wednesfield  WV11 1SR
Librarian:  Ms C Howarth
Tel 556278
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WHITMORE REANS BRANCH LIBRARY (Wolverhampton)
Bargate Drive
Evans Street  WV6 0QW
Librarian:  Mrs E Bennett
Tel 556269
website
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WILLIAM SALT LIBRARY

Eastgate Street
Stafford, ST16 2LZ
UK
Telephone: U.K. 01785 278372, Overseas (+44) 1785 278372
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WOLVERHAMPTON ARCHIVES & LOCAL STUDIES

42-50 Snow Hill
Wolverhampton
West Midlands WV2 4AG
UK
Telephone: U.K. 01902 552480, Overseas (+44) 01902 552480
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WOLVERHAMPTON CENTRAL LIBRARY
Snow Hill 
Wolverhampton  WV1 3AX
General Enquiries           (01902) 552025
Reference Department   (01902) 552026
Fax                                (01902) 552024
E-mail:
website