7.5 million newspaper pages now online

Posted on March 6th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

The British Newspaper Archive added over 200,000 pages in February, bringing the current grand total to over 7.5 million. There’s still plenty more to be scanned, so we’ve already started chasing the next milestone – 8 million pages!

 

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50 titles have been updated this month, including the Durham County Advertiser, the Wiltshire Independent and the Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer. A full list of recent additions is provided below.

 

The Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer

 

Newspapers added to The British Newspaper Archive in February

Aberdeen Journal – 1878, 1882, 1883
Bath Chronicle and Weekly Gazette – 1769, 1870, 1889, 1925
Belfast Morning News – 1858
Birmingham Daily Mail, The – 1837, 1884, 1900
Birmingham Daily Post – 1888
Birmingham Gazette – 1880
Burnley Express – 1908, 1911, 1934, 1935
Burnley Gazette – 1889
Burnley News, The – 1924, 1932
Cheltenham Chronicle – 1873, 1885, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1892
Cheltenham Looker-On – 1843
Coventry Herald – 1885, 1916
Coventry Standard – 1856
Daily Herald, The – 1914
Derbyshire Times and Chesterfield Herald – 1911
Dover Express – 1892, 1894, 1896, 1898, 1899, 1900
Dublin Evening Mail – 1824, 1826
Dumfries and Galloway Standard – 1875, 1892
Dundee, Perth, and Cupar Advertiser – 1859
Durham County Advertiser, The – 1817, 1818, 1820, 1821, 1824, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1834, 1835, 1836, 1837, 1842, 1843, 1845, 1846, 1848
Edinburgh Evening News – 1905, 1906, 1911, 1932
Evening Telegraph – 1885, 1887, 1891, 1896, 1904
Falkirk Herald – 1869
Fife Herald – 1875, 1876, 1877
Gloucester Citizen – 1931, 1937
Gloucester Journal – 1794, 1797, 1798, 1799, 1800, 1801, 1802
Lancaster Gazette – 1861
Leamington Spa Courier – 1838, 1839
Liverpool Daily Post – 1906
Maidstone Telegraph – 1861
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser – 1898
Newcastle Journal – 1875, 1884, 1885
North & South Shields Gazette and Northumberland and Durham Advertiser – 1872, 1873
Nottingham Evening Post – 1910, 1939
Reading Mercury – 1873
Sheffield Evening Telegraph – 1898
Southern Reporter – 1887, 1888, 1889, 1891
Sports Argus, The – 1914
Staffordshire Sentinel – 1897
Stamford Mercury – 1911
Sunderland Daily Echo and Shipping Gazette – 1908, 1909
Sussex Agricultural Express, The – 1898, 1899, 1902, 1914, 1954
Swindon Advertiser and North Wilts Chronicle – 1864, 1865, 1866, 1867
Taunton Courier, and Western Advertiser – 1840
Wells Journal – 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1895
Whitstable Times and Herne Bay Herald – 1916, 1917, 1918
Wiltshire Independent – 1841, 1843, 1844, 1846, 1847, 1848, 1849, 1857, 1859, 1860, 1861
Yorkshire Evening Post – 1910, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1954
Yorkshire Gazette – 1859
Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer, The – 1866, 1871, 1883, 1887, 1890, 1891, 1894, 1895, 1896, 1901, 1902, 1905, 1907, 1908, 1913, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1924, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1938, 1939