Community Heritage Access Centre

Organisation: Archive, Museum

Collections held: Courts, Police, Prisons

Dates: 1800-1849, 1850-1899, 1900-1949, 1950-present

Located on the outskirts of the historic market town of Yeovil, within South Somerset District Council's Lufton depot, (CHAC) cares for an outstanding and diverse collection relating to the history and heritage South Somerset.

Artillery Road, Lufton Trading Estate, Yeovil BA22 8RP


Any publications or other relevant material about the collection / history of the organisation?

Yeovil: A Pictorial History by Leslie Brooke features photographs of previous Museum sites in Yeovil.

Historic Buildings?

Who can access the collection?

Internal only (staff), External (public), Registered users

How big is the collection?

Documents: 11-100
Photographs: 11- 100
Objects: 11- 100
Artwork: 11- 100
Books/journals/magazines: 11- 100

Photo credits

Image courtesy of Community Heritage Access Centre