Yorkshire features of historical interest.

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The Press Gangs and Smugglers of Whitby – History

The Press Gangs and Smugglers of Whitby History by Paul Chrystal Not all of Whitby’s maritime activities were entirely ...

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The Curiosities of Ripon Cathedral

The Curiosities of Ripon Cathedral History by David Winpenny For most of its existence, what we now call Ripon Cathedral ...

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Historic Images of Sheffield City Centre

Historic Images of Sheffield City Centre From the Archives of Historic England by Ian D. Rotherham & Christine Handl ...

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Easby Abbey near Richmond – History

Easby Abbey, near Richmond History by Andrew Graham Stables Around 1.5 miles south of Richmond, on the southern side of ...

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The Royal Pump Room, Harrogate – History

The Royal Pump Room, Harrogate History by Malcolm Neesam Perhaps more than any other building, the Royal Pump Room has b ...

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The History of The Crown Hotel, Harrogate

The History of The Crown Hotel, Harrogate by Malcolm Neesam This glorious Victorian exercise of Italian Renaissance in s ...

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Richmond Castle – A History

The History of Richmond Castle by Andrew Graham Stables Richmond Castle is one of the earliest stone-built castles in th ...

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The Leeds Pals – A ‘Friends” Battalion

The Leeds Pals – A ‘Friends” Battalion by David Owen By the time war between England and Germany had been ...

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The Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield – History

The Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield: A Short History by Peter Thornborrow & Paul Gwilliam The catalyst for this iconic g ...

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Unity Hall, Wakefield – History

Unity Hall, Wakefield History by Peter Thornborrow & Paul Gwilliam This large and impressive three-storey brick buil ...