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Prices

Research at Bury & Bolton Archives

£20.00 per hour inclusive of the report and travel (archives in surrounding areas in Lancashire and Manchester subject to discussion and mileage costs).

The cost of any photocopied or photographed documents will be extra subject to local archives' rates. For this type of family history research, I request a minimum of two hours' archive time.

On-Line Research

£15.00 per hour inclusive of report and any printouts provided if permissible. The minimum period for this type of research is one hour.

Local Photography

£15.00 per hour plus travel costs in the Bury/Bolton area (other areas in Lancashire and Manchester subject to discussion). All photographs are supplied in a digital format.

Family History Writing Service

Copy Typing - £10.00 per 1000 words
Copywriting - £20.00 per hour

Other Expenses

Postage and packaging - at cost
Photocopies and photographs of documents at archives - at cost
Copies of birth, marriage and death certificates - £15.00
Copies of wills - £15.00
Springback binders from £19.95
Mileage costs (HMRC rate) - £0.45 per mile

Apart from postage and packaging, these expenses would only be incurred at your request.

Before I start any research, I will always have an initial free consultation by email or telephone to find out what information you already have, establish your requirements and agree a budget. I will not exceed the agreed time or budget without your prior approval.

I ask for full payment in advance on commissions up to £100.00. If over £100.00, staged payments will be agreed. Payment can be with a UK cheque or by PayPal.

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Contact me now with details of your research requirements.