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




Helping to safeguard the distinctive beauty, character

and heritage of North Craven in North Yorkshire


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.




Voices from the Dales
Are you interested in collecting, transcribing and archiving material about farming and landscape in the Dales?
for details click here

Craven and the First World War Project:
Autumn News Letter 2016
to download the newsletter click here


Forthcoming Events

Tuesday 15 November 2016 at 2.00pm (note earlier time) Austwick Village Hall
Giggleswick Parish Inventories: Local Life in the Early 1700s Sheila Gordon

Sunday 11 December 2016 at 1.45pm Meet on Austwick Village Green
MINCE PIE WALK: The Clapper Bridges of Austwick Gwen & Graham Cleverley (to whom offers of mince pies should be made) 015242 51185 map


Copyright North Craven Heritage Trust September 2, 2016                 Charity Commission Reg. No. 504029       Home     Acknowledgements     Contact Us