Yorkshire features of historical interest.

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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 ...

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York History Tour

York History Tour The ancient city of York has changed much during the course of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. ...

Pontefract Castle and Katherine Howard – History

Pontefract Castle and Katherine Howard History by Caroline Taggart Henry VIII’s fifth wife seems to have had a complic ...

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The Vikings in Yorkshire

The Vikings in Yorkshire A Short History by Ingrid Barton The destruction of Lindisfarne was the first of regular Viking ...

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 ...