Beaulieu History Society Website Search:

We welcome visitors to search the public content on our website, using the Search tab.  We recommend searching the Document Category by selecting the box and then inserting a logical search term, name or place.

Other Beaulieu Archive resources:

The archives of the Montagu Family and the Beaulieu Estate are retained by Beaulieu Enterprises Ltd.  These archives are not open to the public.  In appropriate instances, BHS has contacts with the archives and makes enquiries on behalf of enquirers.

New Forest Heritage Centre, Lyndhurst – New Forest Knowledge

There is a Reference Library that can be accessed at the Centre, and on-line access to some of the collection at

St Barbe Museum, Lymington

The Museum offers a free enquiry service relating to the Museum’s collections and local history, to make an enquiry, contact the museum via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or complete the Contact form on the website.

New Forest Family Tree Forum

The Forum assists with genealogical enquiries concerning New Forest residents.

RAF Beaulieu Airfield History Project 

This website documents the history, architecture, people, and stories from the RAF Beaulieu Airfield from the Second World War period to the modern day. 

Local History Websites – A comprehensive summary and links from Southampton library

A very useful list of links to numerous resources that may be of use to enquirers:

Hampshire County Archives

This is a very comprehensive collection and is searchable online, covering Church and County records, people and families, places, and buildings.  The full list can be seen here: