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Most records for Worcestershire (including some for Dudley) are held at the Worcestershire Archives - see below for contact details

Records for the area administered by the Dudley Metropolitan Borough are held at the Dudley Archives - see below for contact details

   
   
   
 

WORCESTERSHIRE ARCHIVES

  managed by Worcestershire County Council
   
  CONTACT
  Address The Hive, Sawmill Walk, The Butts, Worcester, WR1 3PB
  Telephone (01905) 822866 - general reception - please ask for the Archive Service
  E-Mail archive@worcestershire.gov.uk
   
  ACCESS
  Opening Hours see Opening Hours page
  Entry Access member of CARN readers ticket scheme
  Visiting Guides see Using our Achive Area page
     
  Directions see Getting Here page
  Postal Research fee based research service provided - see Research Service page within the Archive Service's web site for details
   
  SOURCES HELD
  Summary see What Sources Do We Hold page within the archive service's website - this page links to various PDF guides on specific sources (parish registers, newspapers, etc.)
  Online Catalogue

see Catalogue page

    see the National Archives Discovery catalogue
   
  COPYING DOCUMENTS
  Photocopying photographing of original documents is subject to staff approval - 10p per black and white copy, 40p per colour copy
  Repro Services digital scanning reproduction service available - contact Archive Service for details
  Own Photos permitted - flash not allowed - £4.50 daily charge
  Microform microform reader-printer available - 10p per printout
   
  WEB SITE
  Access Home Page
  Content comprehensive guides to main holdings of interest to family historians
  Navigation not as clear as it could be on getting back to the Archive Service's homepage
   
   
   
 

DUDLEY ARCHIVES

  managed by Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council
   
  CONTACT
  Address Dudley Archives & Local History Service, Tipton Road, Dudley, DY1 4SQ
  Telephone (01384) 812770
  E-Mail archives.centre@dudley.gov.uk
   
  ACCESS
  Opening Hours see Home Page
  Entry Access member of CARN readers ticket scheme
  Visiting Guide see  Searchroom Regulations PDF document
  Directions see Visiting the Archives
  Postal Research fee based research service provided - see Research Service page within the record office's web site for details
   
  SOURCES HELD
  Summary see Guides to Sources Held page within the record office's web site
  Online Catalogue see the National Archives Discovery catalogue
   
  COPYING DOCUMENTS
  Photocopying staff only for permitted documents
  Repro Services photographic reproduction service available - contact record office for details
  Own Photos permitted - use of flash not allowed - tripods permitted - no charge
  Microform microform reader-printer available - 60p per A4 printout, 90p per A3 printout
   
  WEB SITE
  Access Home Page
  Content reasonable coverage on visiting the record office, less so on the record office's holdings
  Navigation satisfactory
   
 
This page last updated: 28 August 2014