Location of historical records
County Council records
The main series of minute books of Fife County
Council and its predecessors (such as the Commissioners of Supply
and road authorities) are held by Fife Council Archives. Departmental
records of Fife County Council are held in a variety of locations.
For furthere details contact the Fife Council Archives.
County Constabulary records
The surviving records of Fife County Constabulary
(along with the records of many burgh constabularies) are held by
Fife Council Archives.
Medical Officer of Health Reports
Annual reports for the Medical Officer of
Health for the county of Fife are held by the National Archives
of Scotland for the period 1891-1972, and Fife Council Archives
for the period 1892-1958.
Valuation rolls for Fife are held by the
National Archives of Scotland for the period 1855 to 1989. Fife
Council Archives hold valuation rolls for the County for the years
1872-1877, 1880-1881, 1884-1980, and 1982-1985. Valuation rolls
for the royal burghs in Fife were not included in the county series
until 1930, and the burghs of Kirkcaldy and Dunfermline were not
included until 1958.
Vehicle Licensing records
Records for Fife County Vehicle Licensing
Authority are held by the Kithead Trust, Droitwich Spa (for further
details see the Knowledge Base entry on Vehicle Licensing).