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West Yorkshire Archives Service

West Yorkshire History Centre 127 Kirkgate Wakefield England WF1 1JG
01924 782030
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Open: Monday-Friday 9.30-5; 2nd Saturday of the month 9.30-5

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  • Palaeography: Challenge 3 May 27, 2020
    Today’s document is brought to you from the fabulous Radcliffe of Rudding Park collection. The collection is a gold mine of weird and wonderful records but one set of documents in particular seems to get all the attention: “Radcliffe vs The Luddites: This Time it Gets Very Personal” (unofficial title, we usually shorten it to […]
  • Window on the West Riding – John Goodchild Collection Index Cards May 20, 2020
    Whilst in lockdown we have continued to work on the John Goodchild Project, in a rather different way but we have kept going and thought it was time to catch you all up on what’s been happening! As our buildings are all closed during the current pandemic we are unable to safely access the collection […]
  • A digital update from the West Yorkshire Archive Service… May 19, 2020
      Please spare five minutes to take part in our anonymous digital collections and user confidence survey: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/8YB2NLT A Digital Update from the West Yorkshire Archive Service: In our last digital update, for World Digital Preservation Day in November 2019, we shared with you our aims for the future and discussed what actions the West […]