Welcome to Northumberland Archives Catalogue

The Catalogue

The catalogue describes records held at our Woodhorn and Berwick-upon-Tweed offices. The catalogue entry records where the item is held.

The catalogue contains collection, file and item level descriptions of many of the collections in our care. These include born digital collections, manuscripts, maps and plans, photographs, printed collections and other types of material held by us. In total there are approximately 400,000 entries in the catalogue. Some of the entries have digital images and soundbites appended to them. These are viewing images and can be found at the top of the RECORD page.

Purchasing & Re-using Copies of our Archives

High quality copies can be provided for a charge. Details of prices and an order from can be found on our website at northumberlandarchives.com/services/leaflets/. If you’d like to use any of our images in publication, including use on social media, permission must be obtained. Please send your initial request to archives@northumberland.gov.uk. Enquiries about our reprographic services should be directed to reprographics@northumberland.gov.uk

National Archives Discovery Catalogue

We add to the catalogue content on a regular basis. Descriptions of more of our collections can be found in The National Archives Discovery catalogue – https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/

Our Services

For information about our services and opening hours visit https://www.northumberlandarchives.com/

For further information about our collections please contact us on archives@northumberland.gov.uk or telephone 01670 624358.

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Showcase items

A list of our latest and most exciting new items.