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Repository details


London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

Archon Code : 74


Contact Details

40 Northampton Road

Tel: 020 7332 3820
Fax: 020 7833 9136
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Head Archivist : Mr Geoff Pick

Access information

  • Open : Monday 9.30-4.45; Tuesday-Thursday 9.30-7.30; selected Saturday 9.30-4.45 (see website for details)
  • Closed : Closed Fridays; bank holidays, Christmas/New Year; late Oct/early Nov annual stocktake
  • Wheelchair access
  • London Metropolitan Archives also holds the records of the Corporation of London (known as City of London since 2006) formerly held by the Corporation of London Record Office. In 2008 Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section and Guildhall Library Prints and Maps merged with London Metropolitan Archives
  • Many of their major genealogical sources are available on

  • Exhibition area with displays changing approximately three times per annum

  • They have active events and schools programmes, details of which are available on their website

  • The Mediatheque brings together resources for their visual collections, including their film holdings
  • Research service

NRA information for this repository

The NRA indexes contain the following entries for this repository :

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1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

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Online finding aids for this repository

Link to repository's catalogue

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Last amended : 06-Jan-2015 10:38