Guide to sources at the Cornwall Record Office.
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Published by Cornwall CountyCouncil in Truro .
Written in English


  • Cornwall County and Diocesan Record Office -- Archives -- Catalogs.,
  • Cornwall (England : County) -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

ContributionsCornwall (England : County). County Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15215489M
ISBN 101898166900

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