file YWT/5/3/1/1/1 - General Site File 1954-1991

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General Site File 1954-1991


  • 1954-1991 (Creation)

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Papers relating to the management of Farnham Mires, including general correspondence , site plans and species records. The file contains information on grazing, including formal grazing agreements made in 1983, Yorkshire Wildife Trust's tenure of the site, including a copy of a 1978 terminated lease, and the general administration of the management committee.

The file also includes Invertebrate Site Register records, lists of mammal and moth species found at the site and a record of the site's notification as an SSSI in 1984.


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The file is a chronological series of letters and management papers, collated at YWT headquarters during its involvement with the site. The original order has been maintained.

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