Farndale Local Nature Reserve

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the Trust's involvement with the site at Farndale in the North York Moors National Park. The site was notified as a Local Nature Reserve in 1955 and designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest in 1987.


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.

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.

Related Material

Further information on the natural history and ecology of the Farndale area in the early 20th century can be found in the records of York and District Field Naturalists Society, held by the Borthwick Institute.

Additional Information