The North Craven Heritage Trust was formed to foster interest in and care for the distinctive character and heritage of North Craven by:

- encouraging high standards of planning   and architecture

- stimulating public interest in and care for   the beauty, character and heritage of the   area

- encouraging the preservation, protection   and sympathetic development of   features of historic or public interest






The Trust’s area of interest covers the following Civil Parishes:

Airton, Arncliffe, Austwick, Bentham, Burton-in-Lonsdale, Clapham cum Newby, Giggleswick, Halton Gill, Halton West, Hanlith, Hawkswick, Hellifield, Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Ingleton, Kirkby Malham, Langcliffe, Lawkland, Litton, Long Preston, Malham, Malham Moor, Nappa, Otterburn, Rathmell, Scosthrop, Settle, Stainforth, Swinden, Thornton-in-Lonsdale and Wigglesworth.




David Johnson's latest book published by NCHT! -
SETTLE: A Historic Market Town
to download details and online availability click here

David Johnson's previous book published by NCHT! -
Time Please! ’Lost’ Inns, Pubs and Alehouses of the Yorkshire Dales
to download details and online availability click here


Forthcoming Events

Monday 7 September 2020 at 7.30pm
Austwick Village Hall

Education in Malhamdale, from the Reformation to 1874
Robin Bundy

Wednesday, 14 October 2020 at 7.00pm (note time)
Victoria Hall, Settle ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (Members only)

The Ingleborough Estate
Philip Farrer

Friday 13 November 2020 at 7.30pm
Langcliffe Village Institute

Droving — the whys and wherefores of a long-distance trade
Dr. David Johnson

Sunday, 13 December 2020 at 2.00pm Friends Meeting House, Settle
Mince Pie Meeting
Curious Tales from the Graveyard, a celebration of Settle’s ancestors

Sarah Lister map


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