Berwick Record Office

Organisation: Archive

Collections held: Courts, Police, Prisons

Dates: 1700-1799, 1800-1849, 1850-1899, 1900-1949, 1950-present

Borough Archives for Berwick-upon-Tweed which had its own Quarter Session Court up to 1951.
It also had its own Police Force until the early 1920s. The town also had a prison.
In addition, the archives include Petty Sessions records for the North Northumberland area.

Walkergate, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DB

Contact: Berwick Archivist /

Any publications or other relevant material about the collection / history of the organisation?

Who can access the collection?

External (public), Online access (catalogue only)

How big is the collection?

Documents: Unknown
Photographs: None
Objects: None
Artwork: None
Books/journals/magazines: None