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Durham County Record Office: the official archive service for County Durham and Darlington

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The Durham County Record Office online catalogue contains descriptions of almost 450,000 items in the archive collections at County Hall.

Use the options below to search the catalogues of the documents (5895) deposited in the Record Office and those related photographs (44009) that have already been made available for viewing online.

Each catalogue entry includes the reference number you will need should you wish to see the original document(s). Please book an appointment to visit the Record Office where you can also see any photographs not yet online, and view books and pamphlets from the Record Office library.

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