Additional papers of the Yorkshire Schools Exploring Society

Scope and Content

Comprises mainly expedition reports, with some from similar bodies, including the Brathay Exploration Group

Administrative / Biographical History

The Yorkshire Schools Exploring Society was founded in 1964. Under its aegis older pupils from schools in Yorkshire have explored various remote places including arctic Norway, Iceland and the High Atlas in Morocco, and, more recently, places further afield in Africa and Asia. The Society has also organised training camps in the British Isles and other out-door activities within Yorkshire itself.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the Yorkshire Schools Exploring Society, March 1991


In English

Other Finding Aids

Contents listed in Handlist 93

Related Material

See also MS Dep. 1989/2