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Berkshire Record Office


Circa 4,000 printed and 500 manuscript maps and atlases of Berkshire, including estate plans, enclosure and tithe maps, and early OS large scale plans. Some 18th century mapping of India.
Publications include A Catalogue of Inclosure Maps in the Berkshire Record Office comp. by P. Walne (out of print).

We have published a CD of the 1st edition OS 6 inch survey for Berkshire, that is available for sale via BRO, and constructed a website of Parliamentary enclosures for Berkshire at


9 Coley Avenue, Reading, Berks, RG1 6AF

Main contact

Telephone number

0118 901 5132

E-mail address
Opening hours

Tue-Wed 0900-1700; Thur 0900-2100; Fri 0900-1630 Normally closed for 2 weeks in late November/early December. Closed public holidays.


The possession of a CARN (County Archives Research Network) reader's ticket is required.
Prior appointment necessary.


Photocopying available (subject to size, status and condition). Photography available.


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