Burn Moor (part)

Common land located in Bentham, Craven, North Yorkshire.


Moorland, located 2 km south of High Bentham.


Disputed and large part excluded.

Part owned by one private owner.Remainder is unclaimed.

Part final and part provisional.Owner as directed by the Commons Commissioner.


Sheep, cattle and horses.

Estovers (3) Turbary (3) Common in Soil (1)

All entries have rights for sheep and some haveequivalents for cattle and horses. Estovers are for bracken for bedding, and the common in soil right is for stone. The moor is closed during November.


  • Minor roads
  • Footpaths

Other Notes

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - Forest of Bowland


Land Data

Common Land Name Burn Moor (part)
County North Yorkshire
District Craven
Parish Bentham
TVG Reg # 136
Authority West Riding
Area 549.03 hectares / 1,356.68 acres
Ordnance Survey Sheet # 98
OS 100km Grid Square SD66
Easting 3690
Northing 4660
OS Grid Ref 369000,466000
Min Contour 180
Max Contour 402
Median Elevation 291



Data recorded August, 1984.

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