In search of a Lost Barnstaple Plaster Ceiling

A research request came in for an image of a Plaster Ceiling of the Trevelyan Hotel, now demolished, which had been 69 High Street Barnstaple. The building in the 1980-90’s had been Woolworth’s Department Store and is now Boots the Chemists. Plaster Ceilings - this was not just a question of whether to paint or …

2018 In Pictures

We've had an interesting and hectic year, here is a round up of what we got up to in pictures. January We kicked off the year by creating a new website, giving the blog a new look and joining Instagram. The first image we posted showed the first books of the year to be accessioned …

10 Facts About Our Collections in the North Devon Record Office

The North Devon Record Office was opened in 1988 and we have been working alongside them ever since. 1. When the North Devon Record Office First Opened, they Charged for Viewing Their Collections…Except the Ones We had Put on Loan! Our Deed of Trust ensures anyone can view our collections for free, as such the …