Castle Hill Wood, Helmsley
- 1981-1983 (Creation)
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Deposited with the Borthwick Institute by Yorkshire Wildlife Trust in 2014.
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Correspondence and papers relating to the Trust's involvement in the conservation of the site, including information on its designation an an SSSI.
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Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including data protection laws.
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A reprographics service is available to researchers. Copying will not be undertaken if there is any risk of damage to the document. Copies are supplied in accordance with the Borthwick Institute for Archives' terms and conditions for the supply of copies, and under provisions of any relevant copyright legislation. Permission to reproduce images of documents in the custody of the Borthwick Institute must be sought.
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The site was designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest in 1983 for its valuable woodland pasture and invertebrate assemblage. The site is now part of the larger Castle Hill Deer Park and Windy Pits SSSI, notified 2012.