Archives Services

Wicklow Local Authority Archives

‘Our mission is to identify, collect, preserve and make available the archives, both public and private, of County Wicklow and to manage the records of Wicklow County Council, according to best practices’.


Contact: County Librarian
Opening Hours and Access: By appointment. Facilities can be arranged if appointment is made well in advance.


Grand Jury (Spring 1819 – Spring 1899)
Poor Law Unions – Board of Guardians Minute Books
Rathdrum (1839 – 1921)
Shillelagh (1852 – 1914)
Workhouse registers (available on microfilm in Wicklow Family History Centre and Bray library)
Rathdrum workhouse (1849 – 1914)
Shillelagh workhouse (1842 – 1921)
Rural District Councils – Minute Books
Rathdrum (1899 – 1925)
Shillelagh (1899 – 1920)
Wicklow County Council Minute Books (1899 – 2003)
Urban District Councils (Bray, Wicklow)
Griffith’s Valuation field books, general valuation and valuation of tenements (1844)
Board of Health and Public Assistance (Minute Books only; subject to restrictions)


County Council Buildings, Station Rd, Wicklow Town, Co. Wicklow

Telephone: 0404 20126

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