Conservation resources

The National Heritage List for England

This new online facility allows full access to the Register for England for both buildings and gardens, see http://www.historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/

National Parks and Gardens Database

Yorkshire has many important historic landscapes. To see more information on nearly 300 of these sites, go to the national database at http://www.parksandgardens.org.

Wentworth Castle and Stainborough Park

This Grade I South Yorkshire park and gardens is undergoing extensive restoration. Through our nominated trustee we have been giving help and advice for several years. http://www.wentworthcastle.org

Yorkshire and Humber Historic Environment Forum

The YGT is a member of the Yorkshire and Humber Historic Environment Forum, thus helping shape the heritage strategy for the region. http://www.yhref.org.uk

Search for North Yorkshire's veteran trees

Download North Yorkshire's veteran trees information (PDF file).

The Apple and Pear Register

Do you know of a locally esteemed apple not nationally known? It may be a candidate for The Local Apple Register. Contact Simon Clark for details of the scheme and how to get involved.
tel: 0113 2663235
email: simonclark49 [at] gmail.com

Pears, such a magnificent but neglected component of our traditional orchards, are currently a closed book as to what varieties occur. Identification is a fascinating challenge as many turn out to be 18th or 19th C Belgium or French varieties. Why? Contact Simon Clark at the above address or Philip Rainford to take up the challenge.
tel: 017727129
email: p.f.rain [at] btinternet.com

Registered charity No.1060697
Company registration No.03256311
President: The Countess of Harewood
Registered Office: 31 St Saviourgate,
York, YO1 8NQ

secretary [at] yorkshiregardenstrust.org.uk

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