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Hackney Archives Department

London Borough of Hackney

Approx. 2,000 OS and other maps, for the present Borough of Hackney (former Boroughs of Hackney, Shoreditch and Stoke Newington), in printed collections, or forming parts of official and deposited records.

Some archival maps available in copy form in searchroom.

More detail is given in the current Hackney edition of the Guide to London Local History Resources, available from the Archives Department.

Publications include maps of Shoreditch (1745), Hackney (in 4 sheets, 1831), and Stoke Newington (1846).


43 De Beauvoir Road, London, N1 5SQ

Main contact

Telephone number

(020) 7241 2886 (direct)

Opening hours

Mon-Tue, Thur (and 1st and 3rd Sats. in month) 09:30-13:00, 14:00-17:00. Closed 1st May, and for a fortnight in year (flexible, but announced in advance)



Photocopying, photographic services and microprinter/reader and CAPS copies available.


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