Eccup Reservoir

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the Trust's interests in preserving the wildlife at Eccup Reservoir, including correspondence and reports 1975-1988.

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 site is part of an SSSI which includes both the reservoir and the surrounding woodland in Alwoodley. Further information on Trust;s interest in the land at Alwoodley can be found in the YWT archive at the Borthwick Institute.

Additional Information