Barking & Dagenham Local History
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Where History Is In The Past

Web Links/Useful Addresses

Barking & Dagenham Local History:

Barking and District Historical Society: Email: or 

Barking Local Studies Centre: F.A.O.  (Local Studies Librarian)

Barking Photographic:

British History Online (Barking Abbey):

British Newspaper Library:

British Library, online catalogue:

British Library:

British Library, visit reading rooms:

Captain Bennett Investigated, by Michael Wand, 'An Account of a historical enquiry into Capt John Bennett 1670-1717:

Chadwell Heath Historical Society: Founded 1994, meetings 10 times per year at Chadwell Heath Baptist Church, High Road, Chadwell Heath, Essex:  Email:                                Website:

Consultant Ecologist (Denis Vickers website):

Creekmouth Preservation Society:

Dagenham Parish Church:

Dagenham Tithe Award:

Dagenham Village photos

East of London Family History Society, includes Barking &Dagenham:

Essex Record Office, search SEAX online catalogue:

Essex Recored Office, parish registers:

Hainault Forest website:

Essex Directories on CD (to buy):

Life In Tudor Times, website: Barking Abbey:

London (Mayor: what we do for B&D):

National Archives:

Public Record Office, Kew (see National Archives)

St Margarets Church, Barking:


Valence House:

Vicarage Field Shopping Centre, Barking: and

Victoria County History, Volume V: includes Barking &  Dagenham: courtesy British History online:

(A) Vision of Britain Through Time (Barking):

(A) Vision of Britain (Dagenham):

Wikipedia, the free Encyclopedia: