A Guide to the Wetland Heritage of the Vale of Pickering

Author: Noël Menuge

Price: £2.50 incl. P&P

  • ISBN: 0-9524970-9-3
  • Published: 2001
  • Publisher: PLACE


Once a vast wetland area, the Vale of Pickering is today rich farmland. This book explains how this transformation came about and describes the history of drainage of the area, using documentary sources and oral history. The wildlife of the Vale is also described.