Harmby Quarry

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the Trust's interest in the disused quarry at Harmby, including letters, species lists and photographs 1971-1976. The owners of the site declined the Trust's offer to administer the site.

Access Information

Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including data protection laws. 24 hours' notice is required to access photographic material.

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.

Accruals

Further accruals are not expected.

Related Material

Further information on other sites considered as potential nature reserves by the Trust can be found in the Potential Reserves files within the YWT archive.

Additional Information

Published