The Romans in Otley

There are very few Roman finds from Otley. Recent excavations for Sainsbury's supermarket brought the first archaeological evidence of Roman occupation to light - but in a quantity too small to suggest anything other than the most basic interpretation. Certainly not enough to build an empire on.

Newall Old Hall

Prompted by recent application to develop part of the site, the authors expand upon the gothic mansion that towered over Wharfedale.

Askwith Moor rifle range

The disused known rifle range on Askwith Moor has an opaque history. This short note develops a basic chronology for the site and relates it to the 2nd West Yorkshire RE Vols.

Scow Hall

Grade II* listed Scow Hall was studied and reconstructed by Paul Wood, Christine Dean and family between 1978 and 1988. Their work at Scow Hall is an exemplar of vernacular architectural research and reconstruction.