The Museum of Policing in Cheshire
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Bomb damage
Force orders
Marriage records
Officers' database
Photograph album
Newspaper index
Plan and Guide
Police buildings
Police Museums
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Visiting Us


The Museum Collections

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The On-line Catalogue is the main record of the museum exhibits. Murder weapons and inkpots, forgeries and pigeon carriers, photographs and records - you can find it all here. If it's weird and people don't know what to do with it then it ends up in the police museum.
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Officers' database A database of all officers who served in Cheshire c1800-1945
plan icon Plan and guide to the rooms in the museum on-line. View full details of the exhibits.
Photo album icon Photograph album Police individual and group photos from  about 1870, the first police cars, accidents, murders.....
marriage icon Marriage records for all Cheshire Constabulary officers 1845 to 1960, searchable here up to 1939.
marriage icon Search this site This searches all the documents on the site including the web pages and feature articles and databases. bomb damage icon Bomb damage A record, unique to Cheshire, of all the World War II bomb damage in the county.
police station Police Buildings of Cheshire
A collection of historic and modern photographs by Gerry Mort.
newspapers Newspaper Index
A searchable index of newspaper reports from 1788 to 1935.

link to files for serch engines