Devon Record Office

Organisation: Archive

Collections held: Courts, Prisons

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

Records run into c.1 million - from individual sheets to ledgers and volumes.
Archives include records of quarter sessions, prison records, magistrates court & ecclesiastical courts.
Local studies records include books, newspapers and photographs.

Exeter EX2 7NL,


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

Who can access the collection?

Internal only (staff), External (public), Registered users, Online access (catalogue only)

How big is the collection?

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