Doncaster Archives & Local Studies Department documents centuries of the Borough's recorded history.
Our archives and local studies services collect, preserve and provide access to a comprehensive collection of historical and contemporary information relating to the town of Doncaster, its metropolitan district and some adjacent areas.
We have expertise in the interpretation of historical information and statistics, and are always ready to lend whatever assistance the researcher might require, regardless of subject matter.
Records held by Doncaster Archives and Local Studies Library include parish records such as marriage and baptism certificates, Doncaster Borough Charters from 1194 to 1836, census information and returns, newspaper collections, and many other resources for researching local and family history.
Visit our website for more information on Doncaster Archives & Local Studies, including opening hours, how to visit us, and details of the many resources and research services available.
Family & local history
Please use the following link to be taken to the Family and Local History section of our website
Family and Local History - you'll find information on a variety of topics of interest to family and local historians.
For further information, please contact us:
- email: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
- tel: 01302 859811; 01302 734307
- addresses: Doncaster Archives, King Edward Road, Balby, Doncaster DN4 0NA; Local Studies Library, Waterdale, Doncaster DN1 3JE