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Explore the World at Bedfordshire and Luton Archives

World Map

The archives held by Bedfordshire & Luton Archives Service include thousands of documents showing how Bedfordshire has played its part on the world stage. For centuries people have been migrating to and from the County, businesses have traded worldwide, and people have recorded their experiences of travelling in letters and photographs.

Here are just a few of the diverse items in our collections showing the impact of Bedfordshire worldwide, and the influence of the wider world on Bedfordshire.

Africa Map

Antarctica Map

Asia Map

Australia Map

Caribbean Map

Europe Map

North America Map

South America Map