Doncaster Archives

Organisation: Archive

Collections held: Courts, Police

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

The collection consists largely of court registers from the Magistrates Courts for the borough of Doncaster and the West Riding (Doncaster division), and the Doncaster Coroner, along with the records of the Doncaster Borough Police (to 1968), extracted from the South Yorkshire Police archives (once part of the old South Yorkshire County Record Office holdings)


King Edward Road, Doncaster DN4 0NA, United Kingdom


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

Brian Barber: A guide to Doncaster Archives (Doncaster, 2006)

Who can access the collection?

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

How big is the collection?

Documents: 1001-5000
Photographs: 101- 500
Objects: None
Artwork: None
Books/journals/magazines: Less than 10