The Borthwick Institute is an archive of historic records, in particular those relating to the diocese of York; the York NHS Trust; the business archives of Rowntree Mackintosh, Terry's and Vickers Scientific Instuments; the archives of the Earls of Halifax and other family and estate papers; and the Atkinson Brierly Collection of architectural plans.

To view records an appointment should be made with the archive searchroom. The institute is part of the University of York.

University of York, Borthwick Institute for Archives

University Road, Heslington, North Yorkshire, YO10 5DD

01904 32166


Opening times

Mon – Fri, 9.15am – 4.45pm

Please visit the Borthwick Institute for Archives website for full seasonal opening times

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