Derbyshire Record Office

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 Sinar, previously County Archivist at Devon Record Office.[2]


  1. ^ GENUKI: Derbyshire – Archives and Libraries
  2. ^ 'The Devon Record Office, 1952-2002', Devon Records Office Newsletter, May 2002. Available online

Further reading

  • Ferguson, Joan. 'The early days of the Derbyshire Record Office'. In Riden, Philip & Edwards, David G. (eds.), Essays in Derbyshire history: presented to Gladwyn Turbutt (Derbyshire Record Society, 30) (Chesterfield: Derbyshire Record Society, 2006), 266-80

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