Denbighshire County Public Records

Denbighshire, Wales Public Record Office

Address:
Denbighshire Record Office
Ruthin Gaol 46 Clwyd Street
Ruthin Denbighshire LL15 1HP

Phone Number:
01824 708250

Fax Number:
01824 708222

Email Address:
archives@denbighshire.gov.uk

CONTENT
Documents available at the records office date as far back as the 12th Century. The information stored at their archives is available in printed form as well as online in electronic form all of which are well arranged in their database. These records in the record office about Denbighshire are obtained from parishes, chapels, local authorities, businesses, families, individuals and other institutions. The purpose is to keep the people informed of their past.
Here is a list of the types of records, held at Denbighshire Record Office:
Newspapers,
Personal names,
Places and events,
Family history of some renowned families.
Other Subjects such as:
Agriculture,
Antiques,
Aerated water,
Apprenticeship,
Architecture,
Army,
Art,
Astrology,
Auctioneers,
Aviators,
Bakeries,
Banking,
Boundaries,
Breweries,
Buildings,
Building societies,
Broadcasting,
Bridges,
Buses,
Canals,
Carriages,
Cars,
Cartography,
Castles,
Cattle,
Cemeteries,
Census,
Churches,
Chapels,
Charities,
Chemists,
Cholera,
Cinemas,
Citizens Advice Bureaux,
Civil Defence,
Clergy,
Clock Making,
Clubs,
Coaches,
Coal,
Coffee,
Collieres,
Commerce,
Costume,
Countryside,
Courts,
Crimes and punishment,
Crops,
Customs,
Cycling,
Diaries,
Disease,
Docks,
Doctors,
Drainage,
Drovers,
Education,
Electricity,
Embankment,
Emigration,
Employment,
Enclosure,
Engineering,
Environment,
Fairs,
Ferries,
Festivals,
Fire,
Firearms,
Fisheries,
Flying,
Folklore,
Food,
Footpaths,
Friendly Societies,
Funerals,
Gamekeeping,
Gardens,
Gas,
Genealogy,
Geology,
Germany,
Ghosts,
Glebe terriers,
Gold mining,
Grocers,
Jewelry,
Harbors,
Heraldry,
Horses,
Horticulture,
Hospitals,
Hotels,
Household,
Housing,
Hunting,
Ice-houses,
Industrial development,
Inns,
Inventions,
Inventories,
Land agents,
Law,
Lead Mining,
Lead smelting,
Leather,
Libraries,
Lieutenancy,
Lighthouses,
Lighting,
Lime works,
Literature,
Local government,
Lunacy,
Manors and Lordships,
Markets and Fairs,
Maps,
Medicine,
Mental illness,
Meteorology,
Mills,
Monastries,
Monuments,
Music,
Natural history,
Navy,
Newspapers A to Z index,
Nonconformity,
Nursing,
Oil,
Ornithology,
Parliament,
Pawnbrokers,
Pensions,
Photography,
Photography,
Piers,
Places A to Z index
Poetry,
Police,
Politics,
Poor relief,
Population,
Ports,
Posts and telegraphs,
Potteries,
Printing,
Prisons,
Professional bodies,
Public health,
Public houses,
Quarries,
Quarter sessions,
Racing,
Radio,
Railways,
Rating,
Recreation grounds,
Religion,
Rivers,
Road transport,
Roads,
Royal air force,
Royalty,
Saddlers,
Sale Particulars,
Sanitation,
Schools,
School Particulars,
Shipping,
Shoemaking,
Slate,
Social studies,
Slavery,
Strikes,
Sport,
Subjects A to Z index.
Taxation,
Tea,
Telegraphs,
Television,
Textiles,
Theatre,
Tobacco,
Tileworks,
Timber,
Tourism,
Toys,
Trade,
Trade councils,
Transportation,
Travel,
Unemployment,
Veterinary surgeons,
War,
Water,
Weather,
Wells,
Wines and spirits,
Wills,
Wool,
Zinc.

The numerous data are well arranged in the database under the above mentioned categories in alphabetical index from A to Z.

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