Where to find Volumes

Most Essex volumes are currently available to buy - see Publications

Full reference sets are available in Chelmsford Library (Market Road, Chelmsford), Local Studies in Colchester Library (Trinity Square, Colchester), Southend-on-Sea Central Library (Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea), Havering Local Studies Library (Central Library, Romford). Many branch libraries have volumes (including borrowing copies) relating to the local area.

The VCH volumes are gradually made available on the web at British History Online together with other sources for English local history. The site currently includes 8 Essex volumes (II, IV-X), with more to follow as funds allow. For copyright reasons the online versions do not contain all the illustrations included in the published books.