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Records for the former county of Caernafonshire other than the area now adminstrated by the Conwy Borough Council are held at the Caernarfon Record Office - see below for contact details

Records for Abergele, Colwyn Bay, Llandudno and surrounding areas that are now administered by the Conwy Borough Council are held at the Conwy Archives - see below for details

  managed by Gwynedd County Council
  The former counties of Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire are now incorporated within Gwynedd County Council which manages both the Caernarfon Record Office (which holds the Caernarfonshire archives) and the Meirionnydd Record Office (which holds the Merionethshire archives)
  Address Postal Address only:
Caernarfon Record Office
County Offices
LL55 1SH
    The Caernarfon Record Office is located at Victoria Dock within Caernarfon (see Directions)

(01286) 679095

  Fax (01286) 679637
  Hours Mon Closed
    Tue 9:30 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 5:00
    Wed 9:30 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 7:00
    Thu 9:30 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 5:00
    Fri 9:30 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 5:00
    Sat Closed
    Sun Closed

Research Services

£12 for first half hour (includes postage, copies), £15 for each subsequent hour (charged to the nearest quarter hour)
  Web Site Gwynedd Council manages a combined site for both the Caernarfon and Meirionnydd Record Offices - the online database currently contains over 12,000 pages of archive catalogues for both Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire
    Home Page
    Sources Held - no information provided
    Research Services - request form
    Visting Guide - contained within a general guide to the Meirionnydd and Caernarfon Record Offices
    Directions - street map showing location of record office
    Online Database for searching and browsing listings of archives held
  managed by Conwy County Borough Council
  Address The Old Board School
Lloyd Street
LL30 2YG
  Telephone (01492) 860882
  Hours Mon 10:00 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 4:30
    Tue 10:00 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 4:30
    Wed 10:00 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 4:30
    Thu 10:00 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 4:30
    Fri closed
    Sat closed
    Sun closed
  Web Site Contains basic contact information plus list of main collections
    Home Page
    Sources Held - list of main collections
    Research Services - no information provided
    Visiting Guide - none provided
    Directions - none provided
This page last updated: 28 March 2006