Wiltshire and Swindon Archives

Organisation: Archive

Collections held: Courts, Police, Prisons

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

Please see: http://calmview.wiltshire.gov.uk/CalmView/ for our catalogue and search under advanced search under reference A* for Quarter Sessions records; B* for Petty Sessions records; E the records of the Wiltshire Probation Board, F5* for Police records.

We also have a couple of boxes of Erlestoke Prison records in a collection called Q, but these are uncatalogued.

Cocklebury Road, Chippenham SN15 3QN

Contact: heritageadmin@wiltshire.gov.uk

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


Who can access the collection?

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

How big is the collection?

Documents: 20,001-50,000
Photographs: 501-1000
Objects: None
Artwork: Unknown
Books/journals/magazines: 101- 500