Lichfield Record Office

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Lichfield Record Office

Contact Information

E-mail: lichfield.record.office@staffordshire.gov.uk
Address:

The Friary
Lichfield
WS13 6QG

Telephone: +44 01543-510720

Hours and holidays:

  • Mon., Tues., Wed. 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Thur. 11:30 AM to 7:00 PM
  • Fri. closed
  • 2nd Sat. each month 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Directions, maps, and public transportation: accessible by car and bus

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

  • Leicestershire and Rutland parish registers
  • Leicestershire and Rutland census records
  • Ancestry.co.uk and FindMyPast.co.uk subscriptions
  • Leicestershire wills
  • Leicestershire and Rutland monumental inscriptions
  • Leicestershire and Rutland family and local histories
  • Leicestershire and Rutland newspapers
  • Leicestershire and Rutland maps
  • Leicestershire and Rutland quarter sessions, petty sessions
  • Leicestershire and Rutland poor law records

Tips

  • CARN card is required for admission (County Archive Research Network). If you do not have a CARN card, bring an official document which proves your identity and address (driving licence for example) and we will issue you a reader's ticket
  • Pre-book a microfilm or microfiche reader
  • There are no entrance fees
  • Laptops are permitted
  • Digital cameras are permitted
  • Free lockers are available
  • Research services are available for a fee
  • Photocopiers, computer printers, and film and fiche printers are available for a fee[1]

Alternate Repositories

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Neighboring Collections

Sources

  1. 'Record Office Leaflet,' Leicestershire, Leicester, and Rutland Record Office, 2013, http://www.leics.gov.uk/record_office_leaflet_2013.pdf, accessed 21 August 2013.