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Records for east, mid and south Devon (including Exeter and Torbay) are held at the Devon Record Office - see below for contact details

Records for north Devon are held at the North Devon Record Office - see below for contact details

Records for west Devon (including Plymouth) are held at the Plymouth & West Devon Record Office - see below for contact details

   
   
   
  DEVON RECORD OFFICE
  managed jointly by Devon County Council and Torbay Borough Council
   
  Address

Devon Record Office
Great Moor House
Bittern Road
Sowton
Exeter
EX2 7NL

   
  Telephone

(01392) 384253

  Fax (01392) 384256
  E-Mail devrec@devon.gov.uk
   
  Research Half-hour - £12; Hour - £20
  Services  
   
  Web Site Contains summary information on location, services offered and sources held
    Home Page
    Opening Hours
    Sources Held - guides to records held split by type (parish records, estates, etc.)
    Research Services - guide to services offered plus link to application form
    Visiting Guide - guide to using the search room
    Directions - includes link to city map showing the location of Castle Street
   
   
   
  NORTH DEVON RECORD OFFICE
  managed by Devon County Council
   
  Address North Devon Record Office
Tuly Street
Barnstaple
EX31 1EL
   
  Telephone (01271) 388607
  Fax (01271) 388608
  E-Mail ndevrec@devon.gov.uk
   
  Hours Mon 9:30 - 5:00
    Tue 9:30 - 5:00
    Wed 9:30 - 1:00
    Thu 9:30 - 5:00
    Fri 9:30 - 5:00
    Sat Every second and fourth Saturday in the month: 9:30 - 4:00
    Sun Closed
   
  Research Initial half-hour £12; hour - £20
  Services  
   
  Web Site Contains summary information on location, services offered and sources held
    Home Page
    Sources Held - summary guide
    Research Services - guide to services offered plus link to application form
    Visiting Guide - guide to using the search room
    Directions - no street map provided
   
   
   
  PLYMOUTH & WEST DEVON RECORD OFFICE
  managed by Plymouth City Council
   
  Address Plymouth & West Devon Record Office,
Unit 3,
Clare Place,
Plymouth,
Devon
PL4 0JW
   
  Telephone (01752) 305940
  E-Mail pwdro@plymouth.gov.uk
   
  Hours Mon Closed
    Tue 9:30 - 5:00
    Wed 9:30 - 5:00
    Thu 9:30 - 5:00
    Fri 9:30 - 4:00
    Sat Closed
    Sun Closed
   
  Research None provided
  Services  
   
  Web Site Contains summary information on contact details, location and archives held
    Home Page
    Sources Held - series of indexes to main holdings (parish registers, workhouse records, etc.)
    Research Services - none provided
    Visiting Guide - brief guide to booking and proof of identity required
    Directions - comprehensive directions with link to street maps
   
   
   
 
This page last updated: 15 May 2006