Scarth Wood Moor

Common land located in Whorlton, Hambleton, North Yorkshire.


Moorland on NE edge of North York Moors, 1.5 km S of Swainby.


Disputed but unmodified. The Church Commissioners claim rights and interests of Lord of the Manor over part of this unit, together with mines or minerals. Shooting rights are claimed by the National Trust.

Owned by the National Trust.

Final.Owner registered by application.



Rights entry was disputed and modified. Numbers ofstock vary over different parts of the moor.


  • Minor roads
  • Footpaths
  • Bridleways

Other Notes

National Park - North York Moors


Land Data

Common Land Name Scarth Wood Moor
County North Yorkshire
District Hambleton
Parish Whorlton
TVG Reg # 85
Authority North Riding
Area 198.29 hectares / 489.99 acres
Ordnance Survey Sheet # 93
OS 100km Grid Square NZ40
Easting 4470
Northing 5000
OS Grid Ref 447000,500000
Min Contour 210
Max Contour 305
Median Elevation 257



Data recorded August, 1984. August, 1988.

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