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All our staffed properties, sites and offices, including the HES Archives and Library, are currently closed, but we’re working on plans to gradually reopen. In the meantime, you can access our services online. Find out more.

Scheduled Website Maintenance 14/07/20 00:00 – 04:00GMT – There will be periods of time during this window when this website will be unavailable.

Search our Thesaurus

We classify our site records according to terms from one of our Thesauri. We have a Thesaurus for Monuments, Objects and Maritime terms.

  1. Click on Search in the main menu and then Search Thesaurus.

  2. Use the dropdown to select which Thesaurus you would like to search. 

  3. Start typing your term to see suggestions from our list.

  4. Select one of interest and click the Search Thesaurus button.

  5. The definition for this term is shown.

  6. You can choose to display a list of sites that are classified by this term or investigate a related term.


Help Topics

Help is available on the following items. Please click on the relevant link below to read more. If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us.