County Record Office

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Links to documents on our website may not be working. We are working to fix this problem and apologise for any inconvenience. If you cannot access a document or form you need, please complete the document request form (opens in new window), or email us at

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.

Highlight of the Week: Willans and Robinson
Read about our project to catalogue and conserve the Willans and Robinson collection

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

Donate to Healey


The Strong Rooms Project

The Strong Rooms project brings together youth groups, artists and archivists to create an installation curated by artist Mohammed Ali. The installation has travelled to Rugby and Coventry and will now tour Dudley and Worcester over the coming months. Visit the Strong Rooms website to find out more.

Document of the Month July 2016

Document of the Month July 2016Read about an eighteenth century letter written by Lady Penelope Mordaunt to her husband Sir John Mordaunt in this month’s Document of the Month.





Digital tithe maps for sale

Digitised versions of our tithe maps are now available for sale directly from us and via the online shop of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry. Find out more about our digital tithe maps

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.