Local History Wiki


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Welcome to the Local History Wiki

A place to publish your local history. For example,

Water of New Hope

Host your local history here

Researching the history of your property or neighborhood? Here's a place where you can share your work, and collaborate if you wish to.

What is welcome here:

Articles in the following fields:

  • Archives and record offices.
  • Local government - structure, administrative bodies and members thereof etc.
  • How to research particular types of local history and microhistory.
  • Reference materials.
  • Lists of local history and similar societies, wikis, etc, covering a particular area, country, field of interest or timeperiod, with links to relevant websites. If it is not yet described here - add it.
  • Developing chronologies and other materials, such as Archives timeline.
  • Particular lines of research.

Anything else that can be reasonably defined as 'history in the small but not purely genealogical.'

See also Local History coverage, Creating articles and List of things to be done.

Links to other wikis and websites which fall within the remit of this wiki are welcome.

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