North East Lincolnshire Archives

High Street, CleethorpesHigh Street, Cleethorpes. c. 1904.

Whether you are researching the history of a house, tracing your family history, conducting research for a school, college, or university assignment, or studying the history of your local area, you will find the documents held of use.  

The knowledgeable and helpful staff are always on hand to help should you have any questions or require assistance.

Information about North East Lincolnshire Archives


Town Hall 
Town Hall Square 
DN31 1HX 

Telephone Number:

01472 323585 

Fax Number:

01472 323581 


For information regarding their collections, please visit their Home Page and peruse their online catalogue.

Some of their holdings have been entered into an on-line catalogue which contains about 40,000 entries and is expanding all the time. This is only approximately 5% of the catalogues. 

Some of their holdings include:

  • Coroners' Records
  • Electoral Registers
  • Estate Records
  • Grimsby Crew Lists and Agreements 1864-1914
  • Hospital Records
  • Inclosure Records
  • Petty Sessions Records
  • Quarter Sessions Records
  • Registers of Grimsby Ships 1824-1988
  • School Records

You are advised to make an appointment before visiting the Archive as space is the search-room is limited.

If you are unable to visit in person, they offer a Research Service which is free for the first half-hours research, after which a fee is charged.

Please also view my page regarding Lincolnshire Record Office.

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