County Record Office

 

Warwickshire’s history, Warwickshire’s memory  Warwickshire County Record Office collects, preserves and provides access to documents recording the history of the county, its people and places. Read more about the work of the record office.

Healey Histories wins Heritage Lottery Fund support

Warwick Healey Motor Company

We can now preserve this important collection, however the fund raising continues.

To find out more and support the project, visit our project page and read on, or visit our donations page to help support the project

Document of the Month June 2017

Document of the Month June 2017This month’s Document of the Month looks at early archaeology and the discovery of an Anglo-Saxon cemetery at Burton Dassett Hills at the turn of the twentieth century.

An archive of previous documents of the month can be found on our online catalogue, Warwickshire’s Past Unlocked

 

Change to opening hours

Following the public consultation about the Record Office opening hours the changes below will take effect from the week beginning 13th March. The office will open every week for these hours apart from two weeks in the Winter (dates to be confirmed) which will be used for cataloguing

Wed 10-4pm
Thurs 10-4pm
Fri 10-4pm
Sat 10-1pm

Document production times during lunchtime period

We are unable to produce documents from the strongrooms between 12pm and 2.15pm, though our searchroom will remain open. Other services such as photocopying may also be affected. This is the result of further reductions to staffing levels within the public service team.

For further information on our searchroom services, including ordering documents in advance, please see our searchroom services page.