Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

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Gwynedd Council
LL55 1SH

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Caernarfon Record Office, Swyddfa'r Cyngor, Caernarfon LL55 1SH

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Telephone: 01286 679 095


Open: Wednesday-Friday 9.30-12.30, 1.30-5

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Caernarfon Record Office is closed due to necessary electrical work to the building. They hope that the Record Office will open in December. Staff continue to answer enquiries and can be contacted by telepone (01286) 679 095 or email
Direct telephone contact may be difficult from time to time when they lose power - during those times please contact Dolgellau Record Office on (01341) 424 682. They apologise for any inconvenience

  • Reprographics: photocopies, photographs and microfilm
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  • ARCHON code: 219

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    Businesses (224)

    Organisations (564)

    Persons (58)

    Families (45)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (235)


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