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Bracknell Forest Borough Council


Contents
Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Directories
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Periodicals
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL: http://www.bracknell-forest.gov.uk/index.htm
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): BRK

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Bracknell Central Library
Town Square
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG12 1BH
Tel: 01344 352400
Fax: 01344 411392
Email:
Bracknell.Library@Bracknell-Forest.gov.uk
Contact: Fiona Williams


Opening hours:

Monday: 09.30-17.00
Tuesday: 09.30-19.00
Wednesday: 09.30-17.00
Thursday: 09.30-19.00
Friday: 09.30-19.00
Saturday: 09.30-16.00


Other Libraries:


3. Research Service

Service available? Yes

Fee-based? Yes.

Provided by local Record Office? Yes. Please contact the Berkshire Record Office for details.

4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations Not held


5. Census returns

1841 HO107 12, 15, 26, 28, 1-end, 31 1-end

1851 1694, 431-end, 1695 1-end

1861 RC09 756, 757, 759, 761 each 1-end
RG9 753, 754, 755, each 1-end

1871 RG10 1294, 1295, 1296 each 1-end, 1298, 1302 1-end

1881 RG11 1290, 1292, 1318, 1319, 1320, 1325 each 1-end
RG11 1322 1-6

1891 RG12/1006, 1007, 1008, 0984, 1010, 1013

1901 RG13: 1154 - 1170
Location: Local Studies Collection


6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories

Kellys Berkshire 1877, 1883, 1887, 1891, 1895, 1903, 1907, 1911, 1915, 1920, 1928, 1931, 1935, 1939
Times Wokingham and District 1956-1958
Location: Local Studies Collection

6(b) City and Town Directories

BFBC Guides c1970 to date (incomplete)

6(c) Telephone Directories

Not held


7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

1950,1953, 1954, 1963, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1978 to date

7(b) Poll Books

Not held


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

UK 1992 microfiche.
Location: Reference Library


9. Unpublished Indexes

Bracknell News (weekly) newspaper 1959-present
Location: Local Studies Collection


10. Parish Registers

None held


11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)

None held


12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material

None held


13. Other material

None


14. Guides to Collections

None


15. Local Record Offices

Berkshire Record Office
9 Coley Avenue
Reading
Berks RG1 6AF
Tel: Reading (0118) 901 5132
Fax: (0118) 901 5131
email: ARCH@Reading.gov.uk


Other information