IAN 3 text 1.75cm HPIM1857a3 200

Mining and Smelting in Dacre and Darley - A paper presented at the Jubilee Anniversary Conference of The Northern Mine Research Society at Reeth, North Yorkshire, 1 to 3 October 2010 and published in the Proceedings of the Conference - British Mining No. 90, "50 Years of Mining History", December 2010.


Nidderdale Iron - a Forgotten Industry was published in 2005 to describe the results of the first phase of the project that developed into Iron-Age (Nidderdale). It has 74 A5 pages with 46 colour photographs. It is now out of stock but copies are available through a print-on-demand service. The cost is £15 and delivery is approximately 2 weeks. Contact us for more information or to place an order.

HLFNL_2747 ,48cm

Books and Articles associated with the group -

Prehistoric Dacre. This report was prepared at the invitation of the Prehistoric Research Section of the Yorkshire Archaeological Society and was included in their annual review which was published in February 2010.

Prehistoric Dacre (PDF) Nidderdale Iron Making Iron

Report on the Historical Metallurgical Society Conference, West Dean September 2010 -

HMS Conference Report


Mining and Smelting

Other publications include an article on Prehistoric Gouthwaite for the Yorkshire Archaeology and History Society and one on The Cistercians in Nidderdale for the Volunteer Guides of Fountains Abbey.