Throughout the year UWHG holds a series of walks, talks and visits covering a variety of archaeological topics
Indoor meetings are held at 19:30 in the Soroptomists Rooms, 28 Otley Street, Skipton
Programme for Spring 2019
Thursday, 2nd May
Monks, Knights and Others (from Langcliffe to Stainforth)
Led by Dr David Johnson
Start: 10.30am, Finish: approx. 4.00pm
Dr David Johnson, local archaeologist will lead a walk from Langcliffe taking in Stackhouse, Stainforth and the Craven Limeworks. The route will take in aspects of the history of the two parishes, from monastic times forwards, with a close look at Langcliffe’s story.
Car Parking & Meeting Point: Park in Langcliffe in the village car park next to the Institute. Meet on the village green, by the fountain. GR: SD 823 651.
Distance: 6-7 kilometres.
Terrain: 40m of ascent. The route is on Public Rights of Way paths or tracks. Wear sturdy footwear and bring waterproof clothing.
Lunch: Bring a packed lunch.
Useful Information: No dogs permitted. Nearest toilets are on the route at Stainforth.
Download a poster here