The York Collection

The York Collection

The York Collection is a rich archive documenting over 600 years of life in one of England's oldest cities. Comprising beautifully scanned images of original handwritten documents spanning 1272 to 1932, the collection forms the largest online repository of historic City of York records anywhere in the world.

City of York record sets

From Yorkshire Film Archives - Family Tree Film

From Yorkshire Film Archives - Family Tree Film

Discover more about Yorkshire in this beautiful compilation clip from the Yorkshire Film Archive. The UK possesses a unique treasure in its film heritage collections. The visual memory of the UK and its social history is contained in film archives across the country - the places we live, where we grew up, went to school, had our first jobs – the important milestones in our lives. If you would like to see more video on Findmypast, let us know by clicking on the button in the blue bar below.