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Cornwall Record Office

Photograph of Cornwall Record OfficeCornwall Record Office (CRO) provides a professional archive service for Cornwall.

Our main purpose is to preserve Cornwall's archives for the future and make them available for members of the public to access. Our records relate to the people, places and organisations of Cornwall.

Please note: Cornwall Record Office will be closed permanently from September 3rd 2018 and will reopen as Kresen Kernow in 2019. Visit our Kresen Kernow project web page or contact us for more information.

For more information about the Record Office please choose from links in the main menu or select from those below.