The Norfolk Record Society was founded in 1930. To publish and make accessible in the interests of history any documents or records relating to the County of Norfolk and the City of Norwich, to promote the preservation of such documents and records and to assist educationally by lectures or otherwise in record research and generally to stimulate interest in archives relating to Norfolk.

Publications: The society aims to publish a volume each year. The volumes appear in hard covers, and are carefully prepared and edited by our editors. Each volume contains a introduction to the edited text and a full index.

The society’s publications can be purchased online via our online shop.

Suggestions for future volumes are most welcome, please contact the Hon. General Secretary.


Membership: The annual subscription for individuals, entitling members (individual or institutional) to receive one copy of each volume free of charge. past volumes can usually be purchased at less than the price at which they are sold to non-members.

Within these pages you can access full details of the range of the society’s publications and events.

We welcome all enquiries for membership from those individuals or institutions with an interest in the history of Norfolk.