Picton and District Historical and Family History Society

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daa/133

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Picton and District Historical and Family History Society

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Wollondilly Library - Picton Branch, Menangle St Picton 2571

Postal address:
PO Box 64, Picton 2571

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Description area

History

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Officer in charge: Archivist

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The Coach House is a local history resource centre specialising in records relating to Bargo, Buxton, Tahmoor, Thirlmere, Appin, Wilton, Douglas Park and Picton.

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Picton News and Predecessors: Newspapers 1898- (21m). Various photographers: Photographs 19th and 20th Century (6m). Parish, Town - Lands Department: Maps (copies); Land records 1850s- (3m). Various local identities: Letters (0.5m). G S Dalton: Prescription books. J B Clarke: Prescription books (9m). Unpublished manuscripts 1900s-(3m). Local Press and Other: Newspapers 1898 (30m). Picton Post and Advocate: Newspapers 1898-1900, 1917-18,1934 (3m).

Quantity: 60m (50% in-house).

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Opening times

Open Thurs 10am-2pm, Sat 10am-3pm, Sun 10am-3pm or by appointment. General reference assistance available. Copying services available for books, journals, original records to A3, photographs, newspapers, maps and plans. Introductory brochure available.

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  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Wollondilly Library - Picton Branch, Menangle St Picton 2571 Postal address: PO Box 64, Picton 2571