Michael Laing (rock_dinosaur) wrote,
Michael Laing
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York

Photos taken during a day-trip to York on a lovely sunny day in April 2003.


York Minster towers above the old city, 7th April, 2003.


A Roman column that was found during excavations near York Minster. (I'm unable to recall the precise location; can anyone advise me?) The Roman city was founded in A.D. 71. 7th April, 2003.


A photo showing the enormous scale of York Minster, which dwarfs passers-by, 7th April, 2003.


York Minster viewed from the old city wall, 7th April, 2003.


York Minster viewed from the old city wall, 7th April, 2003.


York Minster viewed from the old city wall, 7th April, 2003.


A gatehouse on the city wall, York, (at Walmgate, I think, with Foss Islands Road beyond the wall), 7th April, 2003.


'The Bonding Warehouse' - by then closed - by the River Ouse, York, 7th April, 2003. When Sad Society played a gig here in October 1998, the river had burst its banks and wasn't far short of the ground floor of the venue.


The River Ouse, York, 7th April, 2003.


The Shambles, one of the ancient, narrow streets of York's medieval city. 7th April, 2003.


The Shambles in the ancient part of York, 7th April, 2003.


View towards York Minster through the old city, 7th April, 2003.


Our Lady's Row, Goodramgate; the oldest surviving houses in York, built in 1316. 7th April, 2003.


Plaque on Our Lady's Row, the oldest surviving houses in York, in Goodramgate. 7th April, 2003.


More very old houses in Goodramgate, York, 7th April, 2003.


Ancient buildings in York's old city, 7th April, 2003. I can't recall which street this is; can anyone tell me?
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