Doncaster Archives

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King Edward Road

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Local Studies Library,
Central Library,

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Telephone: 01302 734 307


  • Book in advance
  • Wheelchair access
  • Proof of identity required
  • Readers ticket required

Doncaster Archives are currently closed for further notice due to health and safety problems following the identification of structural failings in the building’s reading room. The building is being assessed and they are currently awaiting further information on its status before archival collections can be relocated and an alternative interim enquiry service can be made available. The records stored at Doncaster Archives are secured within the building and are not at risk

  • Get in touch with Doncaster Archives by email or contact the Local Studies Library on 01302 734 307, for enquiries relating to research or archival records and they will do our best to get back to you as quickly as possible
  • Access requirements: Doncaster Library Card
  • Place Name Index available online
  • Reprographics: photocoping and scanning services are available
  • Brian Barber, 'A guide to Doncaster Archives with a supplement 2001-2006' (Doncaster 2006) can be purchased for 10 pounds plus 2.50 postage
  • ARCHON code: 197

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    Collections information

    Businesses (113)

    Organisations (312)

    Persons (29)

    Families (47)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (84)


    These are selected lists of new or additional collections that were acquired by this archive during a specific year. If a date is not displayed there are no accessions for that year.

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