Historical Research

From researching histories of properties to companies and the development of local areas.


Renfrewshire Ancestors – A specialist in researching family histories in the West of Scotland, through local and national archives.

Public engagement

From organising small public consultations to leading historical workshops for all ages and setting up temporary exhibitions -nothing is impossible.

Case Studies

Examples of some of our previous work.

Find the Urban Historian on Social Media at:


Twitter: @urban_historian

Find our Genealogy Services at:


Client Testimonials

Dont’t take our word for it – here’s what our clients say:

Fascinating (virtual) walk through our local area!


Virtual Walking Tour Client

Great pictures of Paisley but not just the town centre.and great stories of Paisley


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