containing catalogues describing archives held locally in England
and Wales and dating from the eighth century to the present day.
digital archive including Sites and Monuments Records for parts
of the UK and Excavation Index for England
of photographic scales
across 20,000 journals for free from this site and order full text
quickly and easily using your credit card
for British Archaeology website
useful resource for what’s happening in Yorkshire
of the Craven Dales situated in Skipton - New website is now live
magazine covering all aspects of British archaeology
in 1968 to promote the study of history in general and in particular
of local history in the area of the Wapentake of Ewecross (containing
the parishes of Austwick, Bentham, Burton in Lonsdale, Clapham,
Dent, Garsdale, Horton in Ribblesdale, Ingleton, Lawkland, Sedbergh
and Thornton in Lonsdale).
collection of information and reports on the Ingleborough area
Age (Nidderdale) Project
(Nidderdale) is a community archaeology project investigating historic
iron smelting and smithing in and around the Nidderdale Area of
Outstanding Natural Beauty (Nidderdale AONB) in North Yorkshire.
Investigations are in progress at several locations where there
is documentary or landscape evidence of iron extraction, smelting
or smithing from the Iron Age to the early 17th Century when the
local iron smelting industry seems to have come to an end
in 2011 to record, describe and protect sites of archaeological
and local interest around the villages of Orton, Tebay and Shap
the winter solstice sunset here!
Research & Conservation Framework
new (July 2012) English Heritage funded website which should prove
to be an invaluable resource for those interested in the Mesolithic.
Craven Heritage Trust
to safeguard the distinctive beauty, character and heritage of North
Craven in North Yorkshire
Craven Historical Research Group
Group promotes research into history, archaeology and vernacular
architecture in North Craven and they also provide a 'drop-in' centre
Monument Type Thesaurus
Heritage thesaurus of class names/types for NMR monuments
most comprehensive historical map archive
of Oblivion - Ribblesdale
website based on the Historic Environment Record (formerly S.M.R.)
and is maintained by Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority.
& District History Society
to encourage interest in and the study of the local history of Sedbergh,
Garsdale and Dent and the surrounding area
of ongoing work at this famous mesolithic site
& Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group
undertake extensive archaeological and historical surveys in Swaledale
& Arkengarthdale. They also offer regular walks and talks
aim is to research the history of the parish and neighbourhood of
Tatham in Lancashire, to organise educational events, and to publish
materials, both in print and on the web.
Wharfedale Heritage Group
as providing a varied programme of talks & walks the UWHG also
has a very active programme of fieldwork in and around Upper Wharfedale
Searchable CD rom versions of old and rare Yorkshire books
resource for Community Archaeology groups in and around York, but
also a wealth of related information for all.
has extensive archive & library facilities, its special interest
groups arrange their own lecture programme, excursions and field
Dales Landscape Research Trust
field work and runs a variety of courses, in the Craven area
Historic Environment Record
(formerly Sites & Monuments Records) aims to be the most comprehensive
list of information about the historic environment in the Yorkshire