Local History Centre



Situated on the first floor.

The LHC has two qualified staff there to assist you at all times. Information can also be made available to the ground floor.

The Local History Centre has a large - fully searchable - collection containing

Over 20,000 photographs of the Saltash Area

14,000 document about Saltash, Saltash businesses and Saltash People

Maps going back to 1840



Access to all census records

Church records

Personal recollection (written and audio)

Family history records

Data on past events and organisations including - schools, health, businesses, population etc.

Much much more





The Local History Centre is used by people and groups including schools, researching or wanting information on:


Family History

House and street history

Schools and education

Roads, ferry's, ships, buildings, works, both past and present

Past events (fairs, regattas, royal visits, redevelopment, transport, civic occasions)  

People researching for books and magazine articles

and occasionally film makers and television


Saltash Heritage Publications

Saltash Museum

Local History Centre

Tamarside Archaeological Survey 

Saltash Heritage News Letter

About Saltash heritage

2014 Exhibition WWI

Latest News - forthcoming events

Special events

World War I (the trench)

Visits and excursions

When we are open - Group Visits

Past Exhibitions

All about Saltash

A view of Saltash

Museum stewards

Membership Details (how to join)

The Saltash Heritage Collection

Educational Talks


Contact details - how to find us