Thornton Rust Institute MYD36045 (c) YDNPA, 2023
A village hall erected as a First World War memorial in 1924. A plaque on the gable commemorates the fact. The institute originally contained a reading room.
Partrick, C (2004) ‘Reading Rooms and Literary Institutes of the Yorkshire Dales’ in White, R F & Wilson, P R (eds) (2004) Archaeology and Historic Landscapes of the Yorkshire Dales. Yorkshire Archaeological Society Occasional Paper No 2 pp203-212
Location Site lies in the centre of Thornton Rust on the north side of the main road through the village.
Public Transport Details Nearest town/village: Thornton Rust. Call Traveline on 0870 608 2 608 to plan your journey. After the welcome message key in 885 for North Yorkshire information.
Accessibility Viewable from roadside.