Yorkshire’s Historic Landscapes and Buildings at Risk

Author: George Sheeran and Veronica Wallace

Price: £4.50 incl. P&P

  • ISBN: 978-1-906604-38-7
  • Published: 2011
  • Publisher: PLACE


The nine papers presented in this booklet, delivered at a conference in York, cover a wide range of sites considered to be at risk, from archaeological studies and managed landscapes to individual buildings. The roles of aerial survey and environmental stewardship are also discussed.

  • Dave MacLeod: Aerial Survey and Heritage at Risk
  • Tom Lord: Victoria Cave, Settle: a Neglected Monument of Victorian Science
  • Margaret Nieke: How Environmental Stewardship can help Heritage at Risk: Castle Howard and Beyond
  • Brian Walker: Heritage on the Public Forest Estate – a Risky Business?
  • Christopher J. Dunn and Anthony M. Berry: Preservation through Survey and Record: the Archaeology of the Yorkshire River Foss Navigation
  • Phil Abramson: Stewardship of WWII Heritage Assets on the MOD Estate in Yorkshire
  • Michael Thomson: Gayle Mill – Restoration of an Industrial-Heritage Gem in Wensleydale
  • George Sheeran: St Ives, Harden: the Erosion of a Nineteenth-Century Landscape
  • Janet Douglas: York Road Library, Leeds