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National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)

Archon Code : 234


Contact Details

HM General Register House
2 Princes Street

Tel: 0131 535 1314
Fax: 0131 535 1328
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Chief Executive : Mr Tim Ellis

Access information

  • Open : M-F 9-4.30
  • Readers ticket required
  • Wheelchair access
  • Two forms of identification (photographic and address) needed for access
  • Paper and digital copying available depending on terms of deposit
  • National Records of Scotland also operates the ScotlandsPeople family history centre, providing access to digital images and indexes of Scottish census returns and birth, marriage and death records. For booking information and fees telephone 0131 314 4300
  • Catalogues, indexes and guides to records available online
  • For more information on collections, please see Guide to the National Archives of Scotland (H.M. Stationery Office, 1996)

NRA information for this repository

The NRA indexes contain the following entries for this repository :

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1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2005 2006 2009 2010

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Online finding aids for this repository

Link to repository's catalogue

Last amended : 08-Jan-2014 14:29