OUR AIM: To support Plymouth City Council in
providing a new Record Office building that meets national
The National Archives have set a deadline of
2013 to upgrade PWDRO’s facilities, or its statutory records
will be removed.
The staff at PWDRO keep the archives in suitable conditions within
the building. The building is unsuitable, situated next to a tyre
depot (an obvious fire hazard), in an industrial area, with very
limited, cramped facilities for both visitors and staff.