North Yorkshire County Record Office County Record Office Malpas Road Northallerton, North Yorkshire DL7 8TB UKTelephone: 01609 777585 Email: [email protected] Website: North Yorkshire County Record Office North Yorkshire county record office provides record keeping services for North Yorkshire County Council and its communities.
It collects, preserves and makes accessible historic and current records of significance for the study of North Yorkshire and its people and holds them in trust for the use of present and future generations.
Barnsley Archives Barnsley Archives and Local Studies Department Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council Barnsley Central Library Shambles Street Barnsley, South Yorkshire S70 2JF UKTelephone: 01226 773950Email: [email protected] Website: Barnesley Archives and Discovery Centre Barnsley Archives and Local Studies collects, preserves and makes available the documentary heritage of the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley.
Contained in secure and environmentally-controlled stores are thousands of boxes of archives donated by individuals, families and organisations, charting the history of the borough from the 12th to 21st centuries.
In our talks we aim to explain the work we do and help to raise public awareness of our collections and expertise.
We offer many different talks, details of which and how to book can be found here.
The West Yorkshire Archive Service has a base in the Central Library, Halifax.
Five district libraries have Local Studies collections in addition to the main collection at Central Library, Halifax.
The Calderdale Collections include archives of local businesses, trade unions and friendly societies; records of local industrial and commercial activities including textiles, banking, brewing, clay and brick making, clock making, coal mining, printing, stone quarrying and wire manufacturing; family and estate records including the world famous UNESCO award-winning diaries of Anne Lister of Shibden Hall (1806-1840); and large quantities of nonconformist church records.Rotherham Archives Archives and Local Studies Service Rotherham Central Library Walker Place Rotherham, South Yorkshire S65 1JH UKTelephone: 01709 823616Email: [email protected] Website: Rotherham Archives We provide a range of resources, materials and advice for those researching their family history.We hold documents and records relating to ancestors that may have serviced in World War One, local Parish records from 1538, birth, marriage and death records, trade directories 1774-1974, workhouse registers 1838-1930, census returns 1841-1911 and more.Our archives and local studies services collect, preserve and provide access to a comprehensive collection of historical and contemporary information relating to the town of Doncaster, its metropolitan district and some adjacent areas.We have expertise in the interpretation of historical information and statistics, and are always ready to lend whatever assistance the researcher might require, regardless of subject matter.