England's County Record Offices and Major Repositories

  

Bedfordshire

Bedfordshire & Luton Archives & Records Service
County Hall
Cauldwell Street
Bedford
MK42 9AP
01234 228833
http://www.bedfordshire.gov.uk/archive

Berkshire

Berkshire Record Office
9 Coley Avenue
Reading
Berks RG1 6AF
01189 015132
http://www.berkshirerecordoffice.org.uk/

Buckinghamshire

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies,
County Hall
Walton Street
Aylesbury
Bucks HP20 1UU
01296 382587
http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/archives/

Cambridgeshire

Cambridge County Record Office
Shire Hall
Castle Hill
Cambridge
CB3 0AP
01223 717281

Cheshire

Cheshire Record Office
Duke Street
Chester
CH1 1RL
01244 602574
http://www.cheshire.gov.uk/Recordoffice/home.htm

Cornwall

Cornwall Record Office
County Hall
Truro 
TR1 3AY 
01872 323127
http://www.cornwall.gov.uk/index.cfm?articleid=307

Cumberland

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle
The Castle
Carlisle
CA3 8UR
01228 607285
http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/archives/recordoffices/carec.asp

Derbyshire

Derbyshire Record Office
County Hall
Matlock
Derbyshire DE4 3AG
01629 585347
http://www.derbyshire.gov.uk/leisure/record_office/

Devon

Devon Record Office
Great Moor House
Bittern Road
Sowton
Exeter
Devon, EX2 7NL
01392 384253
http://www.devon.gov.uk/record_office

Dorset

Dorset Archives Service 
Bridport Road
Dorchester
Dorset
DT1 1RP
01305 250550
http://www.dorsetforyou.com/index.jsp?articleid=2203

Durham

Durham County Record Office
County Hall
Durham
DH1 5UL
01913 833253
www.durham.gov.uk/recordoffice

Essex

Essex Record Office
Wharf Road
Chelmsford
CM12 6YT
01245 244644
http://www.essexcc.gov.uk/vip8/ecc/ECCWebsite/dis/gui.jsp?channelOid=13813&guideOid=14788

Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire Record Office
Clarence Row
Alvin Street
Gloucester
GL1 3DW
01452 425295
http://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/index.cfm?articleid=1348

Bristol Record Office
'B' Bond Warehouse
Smeaton Road
Bristol
BS1 6XN
01179 224224
http://www.bristol-city.gov.uk/recordoffice/

Hampshire

Hampshire Record Office
Sussex Street
Winchester
Hampshire SO23 8TH 
01962 846154
http://www.hants.gov.uk/record-office/index.html

Isle of Wight Record Office
26 Hillside
Newport
PO30 2EB
01983 823820
http://www.iwight.com/library/record_office/default.asp

Herefordshire

Hereford Record Office
The Old Barracks
Harold Street
Hereford
HR1 2QX
01432 260750
http://www.herefordshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/3584.asp

Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire Record Office
County Hall
Hertford
SG13 8DE
01438 737333

Huntingdonshire

County Record Office Huntingdon
Grammar School Walk
Huntingdon
PE29 3LF
01480 375842
http://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/visiting/crohuntingdon.htm

Kent

The Centre for Kentish Studies
Sessions House
County Hall
Maidstone
ME14 1XQ
01622 694363

Canterbury Cathedral Archives
The Precincts
Canterbury
CT1 2EH
01227 865330

East Kent Archives Centre
Enterprise Zone
Honeywood Road
Whitfield
Dover
CT16 3EH
01304 829306

Lancashire

Lancashire Record Office
Bow Lane
Preston
PR1 2RE
01772 263039
http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/education/record_office/index.asp

The Greater Manchester County Record Office
56 Marshall Street
New Cross
Manchester
M4 5FU
01618 325284
http://www.gmcro.co.uk/

Liverpool Record Office
William Brown Street
Liverpool
L3 8EW
01512 335817
http://archive.liverpool.gov.uk/

Leicestershire

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
Long Street
Wigston Magna
Leicester
LE18 2AH 
01162 571080
http://www.leics.gov.uk/index/community/museums/record_office.htm

Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Archives 
St. Rumbold Street 
Lincoln, Lincs. 
LN2 5AB
01522 525158
http://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/index.asp?catId=6173

NE Lincolnshire Archives 
Grimsby Town Hall 
Grimsby, Lincs. 
DN31 1HX
01472 323585
http://www.nelincs.gov.uk/leisure/archives/

London/Middlesex

The National Archives
Kew
Richmond
Surrey, TW9 4DU
02088 763444
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/

London Metropolitan Archives 
40 Northampton Road
London
EC1R 0HB
02073 323820
http://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/Corporation/leisure_heritage/libraries_archives_museums_galleries/JAS/lma/lma.htm

Norfolk

Norfolk Record Office
The Archive Centre
Martineau Lane
Norwich
NR1 2DQ
01603 222599
http://www.archives.norfolk.gov.uk/nroindex.htm

Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Records Office
Wootton Hall Park
Northampton
NN4 8BQ
Tel: 01604 762129
http://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/Community/record/about_us.htm

Northumberland

Northumberland Record Office
Melton Park
North Gosforth
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE3 5QX
01912 362680 
http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/
 

Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office
Borough Council Offices
Wallace Green
Berwick-upon-Tweed
TD15 1ED
01289 301865
http://www.bpears.org.uk/NRO/#Berwick
 
http://www.berwick-upon-tweed.gov.uk/

Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire Archives
County House
Castle Meadow Road
Nottingham
NG2 1AG
01159 581634
http://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/libraries/Archives/

Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire Record Office
St Luke's Church
Temple Road
Oxford
OX4 2EX
01865 398200
http://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/oro

Rutland

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
Long Street
Wigston Magna
Leicester
LE18 2AH 
01162 571080
http://www.leics.gov.uk/index/community/museums/record_office.htm

Shropshire

Shropshire Archives
Castle Gates
Shrewsbury 
SY1 2AQ
01743 255350
http://www.shropshire.gov.uk/archives.nsf/open/71983720B579FD7280256C77003BF70B

Somerset

Somerset Record Office
Obridge Road
Taunton
TA2 7PU
01823 337600
http://www.somerset.gov.uk/archives/

Staffordshire

Staffordshire Record Office
County Buildings
Eastgate Street
Stafford
ST16 2LZ
01785 278379
http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/

Suffolk

Suffolk Record Office 
Gatacre Road 
Ipswich 
Suffolk 
IP1 2LQ 
01473 584541 
http://www.suffolkcc.gov.uk/sro/suffolk_record_office_servdesc.htm

Surrey

Surrey History Centre
130 Goldsworth Road
Woking
Surrey
GU21 6ND 
01483 518737
www.surreycc.gov.uk/surreyhistoryservice

Sussex

East Sussex Record Office
The Maltings, Castle Precincts
Lewes
East Sussex, BN7 1YT
01273 482349

West Sussex Record Office
County Hall
Chichester
West Sussex, PO19 1RN
01243 753600

Warwickshire

Warwickshire County Record Office
Priory Park, Cape Road
Warwick
CV34 4JS
01926 738959
http://www.warwickshire.gov.uk/countyrecordoffice
 

Birmingham City Archives
Floor 7
Central Library
Chamberlain Square
Birmingham
B3 3HQ
01213 034217

Westmorland

Kendal Record Office
County Offices
Strickland Gate
Kendal
Cumbria, LA9 4RQ
01539 773540
http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/archives/recordoffices/knrec.asp

Wiltshire

Wiltshire and Swindon Record Office
County Hall East
Bythesea Road
Trowbridge
Wiltshire
BA14 8JG
01225 713709
http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/education-and-learning/access-to-records/witshire-and-swindon-record-office.htm

Worcestershire

Worcestershire Library & History Centre
Trinity Street
Worcester 
WR1 2PW
01905 763763
http://www.worcestershire.whub.org.uk/home/wcc-records-history-centre
  

Yorkshire

West Yorkshire Archive Service
Wakefield Headquarters
Newstead Road
Wakefield
WF1 2DE 
01924 305980
http://www.archives.wyjs.org.uk/

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives Service
County Hall
Beverley
East Riding of Yorkshire
HU17 9BA
01482 392790
http://www.eastriding.gov.uk/libraries/archives/archives.html







 

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