Yorkshire CD books

Old and rare Yorkshire books on CDrom

photograph of the book
The Bradford Parliamentary Registers, 1853 to 1886
by The Bradford Town Clerk.

CD ROM version
produced by Colin Hinson ©

Ordering information & payment methods: please see separate page.

Price £25 post paid to your door,
anywhere in the world

For sample pages, please see the links to the Acrobat (pdf) files given below.

The data on this CD rom is computer searchable.


Each of these 31 books contain lists of names and addresses of all of those eligible to vote for the years 1853 to 1886 in the parliamentary elections in the borough/city of Bradford. The books vary in size due to the various reform acts (1867 for instance). The books to 1867 give the names in alphabetical order, after that the names are given in alphabetical street order. There are 3 years not published when reform acts changed those elegible to vote. There is a total of approximately 11,000 pages with an average of over 30 names per page (giving a total of over 330,000 names).

In order to give you some idea as to the contents of the books, the following are available here on line:

The above Acrobat files were extracted from the CDrom and show the quality of the images. You will need at least version 5 of Acrobat to open this file. If you do not have an up to date version please go to the Adobe web-site to obtain a free version of Acrobat Reader.


If you would prefer the real book(s), please contact The Idle Booksellers through their website.

Page last updated at 22.17 on Friday, 14 October 2016, by Colin Hinson. 2010
(This page will not be updated again unless the information on it is found to be incorrect).
For the latest update date for the site, please see our Home Page.

Valid HTML 4.0!