The Archive

The Kendal Oral History Archive is held in the Local Studies Collection at Kendal Market 1983

Kendal Library in Cumbria where it is available for public use.


The Kendal Oral History Archive consists of:

• A full transcript of each recording

• A summary of each transcript

• An index arranged by subject and by place

Recordings of the oral history interviews can be heard by prior arrangement

Waterside 1964Copyright of the interviews rests with Kendal Oral History Group, Kendal, Cumbria

Any request for a copy of pages from a transcript/ transcripts should be made using the copyright declaration form giving details of intended use

KOHG Copyright declaration


Please note that certain interviews are missing from the sequence, being currently closed or never transcribed.


Photographs by permission of the Local Studies Collection, Kendal Library for Kendal Oral History Group use.