North East Lincolnshire Archives

Lincs Inspire manages the North East Lincolnshire Archives, which houses original documents for this area dating from the 13th Century to the present day. The Archives may be able to help if you are interested in:

  • Your family history
  • The history of your house, village and school
  • The people of North and North East Lincolnshire
  • Legal rights and titles
  • Professional conservation and binding

Please note that space in the Search Room is limited, and you are strongly advised to discuss your research, and to make an appointment before visiting the Archives.


Grimsby Town Hall
Town Hall Square
North East Lincolnshire
DN31 1HX

Telephone number: (01472) 323585

Online Catalogue

View our Online Catalogue which provides access to summary descriptions of our archive collections, and more details of selected entries. If you cannot find what you are looking for, we may still be able to help, so please contact us.

Opening Hours

Open to the public: Monday to Thursday, 9.30am-12.30pm and 1pm to 4pm.
Closed to the public on Friday, Saturday, Sunday; Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day, Good Friday and Bank Holiday Mondays.

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