Links to other, external sites, either local or historical
1. Local sites: Skipton + local area:
- over 900 years old, Skipton Castle is one of the most complete
and best preserved medieval castles in England...
Council - pages of information on the Council's provision
of services to the community, procedures and systems, structure
Craven District Council
- Craven is an outstanding scenic area, with a mix of natural
limestone and millstone grit landscapes, moorland...
- the College of the Dales is a partnership of organisations
which have come together to meet the learning needs of local
communities throughout the Dales...
Club - Tuesdays 8:30pm Swan Inn, Carleton-in-Craven, near
Skipton and Craven
Action for Disability - SCAD is open to all people with
disabilities in the Craven area. Our aims are to enhance quality
of life for people with disabilities...
of Skipton - Rotary is a worldwide organization of business
and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service...
Skipton Rugby Football
Club - official website of Skipton Rugby Football Club...
Trinity Church Skipton - This ancient church has been
here at the top of the High Street for centuries, welcoming
local people as well as folk from all over the world...
and Grassington Circuit - the Skipton and Grassington
Circuit of the Methodist Church in England covers a substantial
part of the Yorkshire Dales...
Club - providing cricket to Skipton and the surrounding
Yorkshire Dales for over 150 years. Currently run two senior
and four junior cricket teams...
Skipton Sheep Day
- Skipton's annual Sheep Day is a terrific Family day out,.
The website has a great collection of photographs of past
- an area of Pennine upland in West Yorkshire. A windswept
land of heather and wild moors, the inspiration for the classic
works of the Bronte sisters...
Little Theatre - situated on Clifford Street just past
Tesco and opposite The Railway Pub. It's little in every sense
of the word seating only 75 people but the atmosphere and
welcome that awaits you is far bigger...
Malham - one of
the most popular villages in the Yorkshire Dales. The stunning
scenery of Malham Cove and Gordale Scar...
Skiptonweb.net - Web
Design & Website Hosting within Skipton & The Yorkshire Dales...
Cowling Web is a free website dedicated to Cowling Village, it's
inhabitants, history and the surrounding area known as Cowling
- Personal website of David Alcock. The site is a showcase
of his photography
2. History/Geneology sites:
Craven Indexes -
Family & local history research & church indexes within Craven &
Local History Magazine
- website of the UK's only independent national magazine for
people with an interest in local history...
Familia - UK and
Ireland guide. A web-based directory of family history resources
held in public libraries in the UK and Ireland...
Genuki -serves as
a 'virtual reference library' of genealogical information
of particular relevance to the UK & Ireland. A noncommercial
- family history website brought to you by the Church of Jesus
Christ of Latter-day Saints...
Thomas Shires Collection - The Thomas Shires Collection is a website dedicated to the old photographs of Thomas Atherton Shires who lived and worked in Bolton at the end of the 19th century and the very beginning of the 20th century....
Skipton, a virtual tour - an online photo gallery of Skipton
past, from Daelnet. 17 old black & white photos, nicely
County History - since 1899 presenting the history of
English places and their people, written county by county
from original documents...
Archives - covers England, Wales and the United Kingdom.
Formed 2003 bringing together the Public Record Office and
the Historical Manuscripts Commission...
Yorkshire, Various transcripts - useful skipton history
& family links
- aims to help users find the government records and other
sources they need for family history research. Information
on Births, Marriages & Deaths, Census, Migration...
Census - official genealogy site of the Welsh & English
census information for 1901
Bookshop - Search Amazon for 'Skipton' book titles
3. The County of Yorkshire:
Old Yorkshire Magazine
- the county's favourite local and family history periodical.
Origins go back to the year 1881...
The Dalesman - for
over 60 years Dalesman readers have enjoyed discovering more
about the glory of Yorkshire. Stories about the people and
places that make Yorkshire unique...
The Yorkshire Dales
- a land of breathtaking scenery where rich heritage lies
around every corner. Above all, a quiet, peaceful and unspoilt
Yorkshire Dales Millenium
Trust - charity based in the Yorkshire Dales working with
local communities to carry out a whole host of conservation
North Yorkshire County
Council - provides essential
services including education for life, community care, communications
links and public protection...
Daelnet - a guide
to the Yorkshire Dales, the jewel in the crown of Northern
England. The first website in the world totally dedicated
to the Yorkshire Dales...
Yorksview - a
website dedicated to the County of Yorkshire, England. Yorkshire
is England’s largest county – four million acres
– and its most varied and beautiful...
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