Projects

Our current project – Warwick Healey Motor Company

ThHealey 2e name Donald Healey is synonymous with the design of high performance sports cars. The company was founded in 1945 and based in the county town of Warwick. Warwickshire County Record Office is now raising funds to purchase, catalogue and restore this important local collection.

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Previous projects

Our previous projects continue to provide tools and resources for a better understanding of our collections. Please see below for more information.

Boaters & Bright Sparks

CR4031_Album4_p397This project has now catalogued the records of Rugby engineering company Willans & Robinson and successors. The firm was an innovator in building engines and turbines for electricity generation in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Willes of Newbold Comyn Collection

The collection has now been fully catalogued and the catalogue is available to view in hard-copy in the public searchroom at the County Record Office and also online at Warwickshire’s Past Unlocked

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Outside the Box – Waller of Woodcote Collection

The Outside the Box project was created in order to coordinate the purchase, care and use of the Waller of Woodcote collection and ran until the end of December 2009.

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