Thursday, 5th September

Vernacular to Edwardian: Historic Buildings of Skipton
Led by Sue Wrathmell

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Database containing catalogues describing archives held locally in England and Wales and dating from the eighth century to the present day.

Archaeology Data Service (ADS)

A searchable digital archive including Sites and Monuments Records for parts of the UK and Excavation Index for England

Archaeology Safaris

Suppliers of photographic scales


Archaeological tools shop - Wide variety of goods

British Library Direct

Search across 20,000 journals for free from this site and order full text quickly and easily using your credit card

Britain from Above

The unique Aerofilms collection of aerial photographs from 1919-1953.


The Council for British Archaeology website

CBA Yorkshire

A very useful resource for what’s happening in Yorkshire

Craven Museum

The museum of the Craven Dales situated in Skipton

Current Archaeology

Monthly magazine covering all aspects of British archaeology

Digital Archives

The Digital Archives Association produces high resolution images of historical maps on CD and DVD.

Heritage Gateway

The Heritage Gateway allows you to cross-search over 50 resources, including over 60% of local English Historic Environment Records (HERs)

Ingleborough Archaeology Group

The Group has monthly talks and lectures at Ingleborough Community Centre between October and March, and arrange a programme of summer evening walks from May through to September. In addition they have an active programme of fieldwork.


A valuable resource describing best practice in all aspects of community archaeology

Kilnsey and Conistone

The Kilnsey and Conistone community website

Maeshowe webcam

Watch the winter solstice sunset here!

Mesolithic Research and Conservation Framework for England

The site is intended to act as a host to a variety of different resources relating to the Mesolithic archaeology of England

North Craven Heritage Trust

Fosters interest in and care for the distinctive character and heritage of North Craven


A website dedicated to the preserving, exploring and documenting the ancient history, folklore and traditions of Orkney

Out of Oblivion-Upper Wharfedale

Excellent website based on the Historic Environment Record (formerly S.M.R.) and is maintained by Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority.


The British pages of pottery and ceramics principally of the Roman period (1st cent. BC - 5th cent. AD)


A collection of links to sites about Reflectance Transformation Imaging

Star Carr

Details of ongoing work at this famous mesolithic site

Seeing beneath Stonehenge

Seeing Beneath Stonehenge uses Google Earth to transport you around the virtual landscape. You can interact  with the exciting discoveries of the Stonehenge Riverside Project and learn more about the archaeology of this internationally important site.

The Survey of Hillforts

This aims gather information for the Atlas of Hillforts of Britain and Ireland project and and welcomes input from individuals and groups.

The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings

Campaigns to save old buildings from decay, demolition and damage.

Valley of the First Iron Masters

This interactive website covers the Foulness Valley in East Yorkshire, home to one of Britain's largest prehistoric iron industries

Yorkshire CD books

Computer Searchable CD rom versions of old and rare Yorkshire books

York Community Archaeology

A useful resource for Community Archaeology groups in and around York, but also a wealth of related information for all.

Yorkshire  Archaeological  & Historical Society

The YAS has extensive archive & library facilities, its special interest groups arrange their own lecture programme, excursions and field work.

Yorkshire Numismatic Society

Founded in 1909 the Yorkshire Numismatic Society aims to promote the study of coins

YAS Prehistory section

The YAS Prehistory section has a leaflet about its activities and details of membership which can be downloaded and printed here.)

YAS Roman Antiquities section

Devoted to all things Roman in Yorkshire

Yorkshire Dales Landscape Research Trust

Conducts field work and run a variety of courses, in the Craven area

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