Friday 15 April 2016

The Lisburn Herald joins British Newspaper Archive

Of the 613 titles in the BNA collection, 115 are Irish
The British Newspaper Archive (BNA) has added The Lisburn Herald, and Antrim & Down Advertiser to its online database. Editions available span September 1891 to December 1899.

No more editions are expected to be added.

The BNA's holding of this publication has also joined FindMyPast's Irish Newspapers collection.

The addition of this title means there are now 31 historical newspapers for Northern Ireland in the BNA and FindMyPast collections. For the island
as a whole, the figure is 115.