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

Can I see the records online?

Over 40,000 images of photographs, prints and drawings from our collections are viewable online.  The images are taken from the following collections:

  • Durham County Library Collection (Ref. D/CL 5 and D/CL 27)
  • Durham Light Infantry Records (Ref. D/DLI)
  • Photocopies and photographs (Ref. D/Ph)

Search the Catalogue

Enter a Keyword (try Gilesgate), check the box to search for 'Image Results Only' and click 'Search'.

You can see catalogue descriptions of written records on our website but you cannot view individual pages from parish registers or other records online at present.

Visit usorder copies or use our research service to consult records that are not available online.

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