Events and Downloads

The Celebrating Our Woodland Heritage project has now come to an end.  Once the pandemic situation improves we will host a final celebration.

Thank You All For Supporting The Project



Celebrating Our Woodland Heritage Publication

The History and Archaeology of Woodlands in the South Pennines

Compiled by Christopher Atkinson, Pennine Prospects & Hywel Lewis, School of Archaeological and Forensic Sciences, University of Bradford


QGIS  Workshop

PP29-150419 QGIS 3.4.6 Manual – Download Manual

PP29-150419 COWH QGIS Workshop Digital Data Part 1 – Download

PP29-150419 COWH QGIS Workshop Digital Data Part 2 – Download


Archaeological Woodland Survey Reports

The following list of reports were undertaken by Pennine Prospects with the help of volunteers as part of the National Lottery Heritage Fund, Yorkshire Water, Newground Together and Green Bank Trust funded Celebrating Our Woodland Heritage project.

Walker Fold Wood, Bolton

Graincliffe Reservoir, Bradford District

Hirst Wood, Bradford District

Lower Laithe Reservoir, Bradford District

Esholt, Bradford District

Park Wood, Bradford District

Greenhill Wood, Bradford District

Hewenden Reservoir, Bradford District

Ilkley Moor WildFire, Bradford District

Towneley Hall Woodland, Burnley

Extwistle Moor Wildfire, Burnley/Calderdale

Redisher Wood, Bury

Hardcastle Crags, Calderdale

Mixenden Reservoir, Calderdale

Dixon Scar Wood, Calderdale

Widdop Reservoir, Calderdale

Knotts Wood, Calderdale

Castle Carr Reservoir, Calderdale

Ogden Water, Calderdale

Ramsden Wood Reservoir, Calderdale

Sunderland Pasture, Calderdale

Scammonden Reservoir, Kirklees

Wessenden Valley, Kirklees

Mellor Wood, Kirklees

Ballroyd Clough, Kirklees

Healey Greave Wood, Kirklees

Helpet Edge Wood, Rochdale

Coptrod Wood, Rochdale

Broad Lane, Rochdale