York
York Station
No date for this super postcard of York Station.  
Old Postcard, York from Railway Bridge
A 1905 postcard showing the city from the railway bridge.
Old Postcard, York
A 1907 postcard of York.
York, the Shambles
A superb postcard of the Shambles - no date
but certainly very early 20th Century.   
York is a city in North Yorkshire, England, which lies at the confluence of the Rivers Ouse and
Foss. It has a long history and is particularly noted for York Minster, its cathedral. The name
"York" comes from the city's Latin or Roman name, Eboracum - the horserace, the Ebor
Handicap, held each August on the Knavesmire, reflects the name,
York, Micklegate Bar, Vintage Postcard
Micklegate Bar, York
                   Two postcards of Micklegate Bar, neither of which has been used - so no dates.
York, Royal Station Hotel
York, City Walls
A 1920s postcard of the Minster from the City Walls.
"York - Royal Station Hotel (under management of NER Co).
Magnificently Furnished, Electric Light and Lift. Motor Garage,
Spacious Lounges. One of the finest and handsomest Reading and
Writing Rooms in the Kingdom. Up-to-date Tea Room on the Station
Platform. Telegrams: "Nerotel, York". Tel No 23. Souvenir Tariff from
Manager." This postcard was mailed on 23 Dec in what looks like 1930.
York, Royal Station Hotel
"Royal Station Hotel (under management of NER Co). Magnificently
furnished. Electric Light and Lifts. One of the most up-to-date Motor
Garages in the country, with private lock-ups and inspection pits.
Accumulators charged. Petrol and accessories supplied. Repairs
executed." No date for this one.
York, Shambles 1910
A postcard of the Shambles which was
mailed in 1910.
York, Old Black Swan
The Old Black Swan, a 15th Century pub with a very interesting history
- follow the link.  
York, The Shambles
No date for this one.
York, Bootham Bar
Bootham Bar - a postcard from the 1930s.
St Mary's Abbey, York
St Mary's Abbey.
York Minster, Aerial View
An aerial view of the minster.
York, River Ouse
The River Ouse from Scarborough Bridge.
York from Railway Bridge
York from the railway bridge.
York, Walm Gate
Walm Gate - an early 20th Century postcard.

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Did You Know.... that the poet W H Auden was
born in York in 1907 ?
And Did You Know.... that Guy Fawkes was
also born in the city, in 1570 ?
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York, Low Petergate
Low Petergate in the 1950s.
York, Station Hotel
Another postcard of the Station Hotel.
Did You Know.... that the actress Judi
Dench was born in Heworth in 1934 ?
And Did You Know.... that the comedian and comic
actor
Frankie Howerd was also born in York, in 1917 ?
Micklegate Bar.
The Minster.
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