Yorkshire features of historical interest.

Historic Whitby in Photos

Historic Whitby in Photos by Robin Cook This collection of Whitby images helps to explain the enduring appeal of a very ...

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The Romans in Yorkshire – A Concise History

The Romans in Yorkshire A Concise History by Ingrid Barton Julius Caesar invaded Britain in 55 BC but the Romans did not ...

The Biggest, Tallest and Longest Meet Yorkshire

The Biggest, Tallest and Longest Meet Yorkshire It’s only 200 miles north of the hustle and bustle of London, but York ...

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The Rise of the Sheffield Heavy Steel Industry and the Expanding Retail Sector

The Rise of the Sheffield Heavy Steel Industry by Melvyn & Joan Jones The heavy steel and engineering industry was a ...

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Medieval Church Towers in Yorkshire Cities

Medieval Church Towers in Yorkshire Cities by W.E. David Ryan Church towers are a prominent feature of the English lands ...

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The Industrial History of Bradford – Gallery

The Industrial History of Bradford by Paul Chrystal Bradford, or at least the Bradford of the nineteenth and early to mi ...

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Yorkshire’s Megalithic Sites

Yorkshire’s Megalithic Sites Yorkshire abounds with incredible history, mystery, and stunning scenery. In particul ...

The Historic Gangs of Sheffield Mooney Gang members
The Historic Gangs of Sheffield

The Historic Gangs of Sheffield by Ben W. Johnson ‘In a war, whichever side may call itself the victor, there are no w ...

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St Hild of Whitby – History

St Hild of Whitby A Short History by Vibeke Vasbo Hild grew up in a pagan world, and was baptised in the year 627, aged ...

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Yorkshire’s Pleasure Piers

Yorkshire’s Pleasure Piers by John Heywood A visitor to the Yorkshire coast today will find only one example of th ...