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Archaeological advice

As well as dealing with general public enquiries about archaeology in the National Park, we provide the following:

  • Advice to farmers and landowners on archaeology and the historic environment.
  • Advice and assistance on dealing with archaeology in the planning process.
  • Advice and assistance on the management of archaeological features, for example, the preparation of consolidation specifications for such features as lime kilns.
  • Advice and assistance on scheduled monument consent.
    (For more advice and downloadable forms on scheduled monument consent see
  • Advice and assistance to individuals and societies on sources of grant aid.

Please contact us if you require any of the above or have any other queries.

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Three Peaks

Find out everything you need to know about walking the iconic Yorkshire Three Peaks.

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Get outdoors

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