Inkle Moor

Scope and Content

Papers concerning the potential acquisition of Inkle Moor as a Trust nature reserve, comprising letters and a report on reserve establishment and including information on site ownership and ongoing management issues. The Trust did not acquire the site.

Access Information

Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including data protection laws.

Acquisition Information

Deposited with the Borthwick Institute by Yorkshire Wildlife Trust in 2014.

Conditions Governing Use

A reprographics service is available to researchers. Copying will not be undertaken if there is any risk of damage to the document. Copies are supplied in accordance with the Borthwick Institute for Archives' terms and conditions for the supply of copies, and under provisions of any relevant copyright legislation. Permission to reproduce images of documents in the custody of the Borthwick Institute must be sought.

Appraisal Information

The file was weeded for duplicates by Yorkshire Wildlife Trust staff prior to deposit. Material of insufficient archival value has been removed and returned to the Trust's record store in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.

Related Material

The papers contain correspondence between the Trust and environmental campaigner William Bunting. Further papers of William Bunting are held at the Borthwick Institute.
Further papers of William Bunting, including documents relating to Inkle Moor, are held at Doncaster Archives:
Deeds and other documents relating to the historic use and ownership of land at Inkle Moor in the 18th and 19th centuries are available at East Riding Archives in Beverley:

Additional Information