The West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield, is home to thousands of records of the former West Riding and West Yorkshire county, including the Registry of Deeds, as well as being the record office for Wakefield Metropolitan District. The archive service also provide facilities such as conservation and microfilming.
As well as investigating local history, visitors can delve into their family's past by using the well-equipped search facilities on site.
Appointments recommended as the searchrooms can get very busy.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Tue 12 Feb 2008 - Thu 12 Feb 2015||Mon 09:30 to 20:00 | Tue 09:30 to 17:00 | Thu 09:30 to 17:00|
|Notes||Please note, the centre is open every second Saturday in the month, 09.30 - 13.00.
The centres does not produce archives between 12.30am and 1.30pm.
Registry of Deeds, Newstead Road, Wakefield, WF1 2DE
Map reference: SE 327211 Lat: 53.68532 Long: -1.50634
Parking : free