Welcome

to the web site of the Northamptonshire Record Society.

The Society exists to publish the records of the ancient county of Northamptonshire including the former Soke of Peterborough and to promote the study of the county's history. Its members receive the magazine Northamptonshire Past and Present published each year and a copy of its books as they are published.

 

update - change of venue

'The Best Burglar in the County':
the story of Joan Wake and the Northamptonshire Record Society

The Society's lecture on

Saturday, 18th June 2022.

Further details can be found on the Events page.

update - change of date

'The Best Burglar in the County':
the story of Joan Wake and the Northamptonshire Record Society

The Society's lecture on

Date: TBA

Further details can be found on the Events page.

Advance Notice

Celebrating the Record Society’s 100th Birthday

The Society's lecture on

Autumn 2022.

Further details can be found on the Events page.

Advance Notice

What makes a good Abbot?

The Society's lecture on

Autumn 2022.

Further details can be found on the Events page.

Advance Notice

'The Best Burglar in the County':
the story of Joan Wake and the Northamptonshire Record Society

The Society's lecture on

Saturday, 18th June 2022.

Further details can be found on the Events page.

A Boundary Tree at Westhay, Kings Cliffe

Northamptonshire Past & Present now available on-line

 

The Society is pleased to offer Issue No 73 of its journal on-line.

For further details see the NP & P page or the e-Journals page.

 

 

image of the dust jacket of The Manors of the Sacrist of Peterborough

Recently released!

The latest publication in the Record Society's General Series:

 

The Best Burglar in the County

 

See the publications page for a full description.