Record Office


Record Office
Record Office noun
A place where public records are kept
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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Record Office —    On the east side of Chancery Lane (P.O. Directory).    Erected 1856 70 as a depository for the Public Records of the kingdom formerly deposited in the Tower and elsewhere.    The Record Office in the Tower was in Wakefield s Tower.    The… …   Dictionary of London

  • Worcestershire Record Office — is located in Worcester, England. It is part of the Heritage Services Division of the Adult and Community Services Directorate of Worcestershire County Council. The Worcestershire Record Office comprises three branches, two of which are open to… …   Wikipedia

  • County record office — Contents 1 Facilities 2 Historical development of the UK Archive Network 3 Legal status for holding …   Wikipedia

  • Public Record Office of Northern Ireland — The Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) is situated in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is a division within the Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure (DCAL). The Public Record Office of Northern Ireland is distinguished from other… …   Wikipedia

  • Oxfordshire Record Office — is located in St Luke’s Church, Cowley, Oxford. It aims to collect, preserve and make available the records of the historic county of Oxfordshire. It hold records from the 12th 21st century, which are available for all to see free of charge. It… …   Wikipedia

  • Warwickshire County Record Office — is located in Warwick in England. It collects, preserves and makes available records relating to the history of Warwickshire and its people dating from the early 12th to the 21st century. It is owned and run by Warwickshire County… …   Wikipedia

  • Public Record Office — The Public Record Office (PRO) of the United Kingdom is one of the three organisations that make up the National Archives (the others are the Historical Manuscripts Commission, and the Office of Public Sector Information). The name is no longer… …   Wikipedia

  • Public Record Office Victoria — (PROV) is the government archives of the Australian State of Victoria. PROV was created by the Victorian Public Records Act 1973cite web|title= Version No., 033, Public Records Act 1973, Act No. 8418/1973 |publisher= Victorian Legislation and… …   Wikipedia

  • Derbyshire Record Office — The Derbyshire Record Office, established in 1962, is the county record office for Derbyshire. It holds archives for the County of Derbyshire and the City and Diocese of Derby.[1] It is situated in Matlock. The first County Archivist was Joan… …   Wikipedia

  • Diocesan record office — Originally within the United Kingdom the title of Diocesan Record Office would frequently have referred to a church owned diocesan registry or chancery. This would have been where the episcopal registers, administrative papers and title deeds… …   Wikipedia


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