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Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office

image_221The Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office was established in 1980 as a branch of the then Northumberland County Archives Service. It holds records relating to the former Borough of Berwick-upon-Tweed  which extended from Berwick, south to Ellingham, west to Ingram and north to Carham on the River Tweed. The records held in the Berwick office include:

  • Berwick's Borough records dating from the 16th century
  • Business records
  • Court records
  • Estate records
  • Non-conformist church records
  • records of former District Councils

In addition the Record Office holds various other sources that will help users tracing their family history in North Northumberland and elsewhere.  These include some Scottish sources.

Contact us;

Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office
Council Office
Wallace Green
Berwick-upon-Tweed
TD15 1ED

Tel: 01289 301865
Fax: 01289 330540
E-mail: berwickarchives%40woodhorn.org.uk

Opening hours;

Monday - Closed
Tueday - Closed
Wednesday - 9.30 - 1.00 %26 2.00 - 5.00
Thursday - 9.30 - 1.00 %26 2.00 - 5.00
Friday - Closed
Saturday - Closed
Sunday - Closed

User Guides and various documents 

Family History Sources in the Berwick Record Office
Berwick Record Office Work Plan 2009-2010 with outcome
Berwick Record Office Work Plan 2010-2011 final
Selective Accessions 2009-2010

Click here to view all the leaflets available.

Friends Of Berwick %26 District Museum and Archives

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