County Record Office

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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: Research guides
Just starting your research or hit a road block? Our research guides might have the answer

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 will tour Rugby, Coventry, Dudley and Worcester over the coming months. Visit the Strong Rooms website to find out more.

Document of the Month June 2016

DDocument of the Month June 2016iscover more about a lasting connection between the parish and people of Knowle and the men aboard the HMS Black Prince during the First World War 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.