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Photo: 3 timber-framed buildings: nos 43-45, 47 and 49-51 (Wealden Hall) Goodramgate, York.

49 to 51 Goodramgate and the Wealden Hall
Two star rating

Photo: Anne Middleton's Hospital and the Terry Memorial Homes in Skeldergate, York (England).

Anne Middleton's Hospital
One star rating.

Photograph: Poppy wreaths laid beside Kohima Memorial, Dean's Park (York).

Arcade of former Archbishops' Palace aka the Kohima Memorial
One star rating.

Photo: The Archway Signal Box Building in York (England), as seen from the wall-walk.

Archway Signal Box Building
One star rating.

Photograph: Artist's Garden (York) "Foundation Myths" art installation and ivy-covered wall.

Artist's Garden
One star rating.

Photograph: The front steps and pedimented portico of York's assize courts building.

Assize Courts Building (now York Crown Court)
One star rating.

Photo: Baile Hill and the wall-top walkway near Skeldergate (York).

Baile Hill (aka The Old Baille)
Two star rating

Photograph: The northwest facade of the Bar Convent (Blossom Street, York).

Bar Convent and Bar Convent Museum
One star rating.

Photograph: Barker Tower and its pavement cafe with Lendal Tower beyond.

Barker Tower (aka North Street Postern Tower)
Two star rating

Photograph: Exterior staircase entrance to Barley Hall (York) and Coffee Yard with stocks.

Barley Hall
Two star rating

Photograph: The "Bile Beans" ghost sign on the side wall of a house beside Lord Mayor's Walk in York.

Bile Beans Ghost Sign
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Photo: Bishophill Community Garden (York) in early spring.

Bishophill Community Garden
One star rating.

Photograph: Blue Bridge across River Foss (York) showing double bascules & lifting mechanism.

Blue Bridge
Two star rating

Photograph: Southeast elevation of Bonding Warehouse (York) with new mansard roof visible.

Bonding Warehouse
One star rating.

Photograph: Northeast elevation of Bootham Bar, with West End towers of York Minster beyond.

Bootham Bar
Three star rating

Photo: The cobbles and flagstones of Carr's Lane in York.

Carr's Lane
One star rating.

Photograph: SE elevation of Castle Mills Bridge, Castle Mills Lock and Foss Navigation, York.

Castle Mills Bridge
One star rating.

Photograph: Foss Basin & Castle Mills Lock, with the inner bailey wall of York Castle beyond.

Castle Mills Lock
One star rating.

Photograph: Georgian buildings and the spire of St Mary's Church, Castlegate (York).

Castlegate
One star rating.

Photograph: Chapter House Street (York) viewed from Minster Yard.

Chapter House Street
One star rating.

Photo: The chessboard carving on the wall-top walkway near Tower 5 (York).

Chess Board Carving on Wall Walk
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Photograph: Steep steps leading up the daffodil-covered motte of Clifford's Tower (York).

Clifford's Tower
Three star rating

Photograph: Coffee Yard in York, with cafe tables, modern stocks and Barley Hall beyond.

Coffee Yard
Two star rating

Photograph: College Green sundial, with St William's College beyond.

College Green Sundial
i-spy symbol.

Photo: College Green, with the East Front of York Minster beyond.

College Street and College Green
Two star rating

Photograph: Coppergate Walk and St Marys Square (York), with tourists and shoppers.

Coppergate Walk and St Mary's Square
One star rating.

Photograph: The interpretive cross-sections through the rampart of York's city defences.

Cross-sections through Defensive Bank (Rampart)
Two star rating

Photograph: River barge moored alongside King's Staith (York), with Cumberland House beyond.

Cumberland House
One star rating.

Photo: Davy Tower and the west end of the city wall beside Tower Gardens (York, England).

Davy Tower
One star rating.

Photograph: Visitors relaxing in Dean's Park (York) amidst trees, grass and floral displays.

Dean's Park
Three star rating

Photograph: The neo-Georgian facade, gravel drive and front lawn of the Deanery (York).

Deanery
One star rating.

Photograph: Eye of York and front facade of former County Gaol / Debtors' Prison building.

Debtors' Prison Building (originally the County Gaol)
One star rating.

Photo : The city wall, daffodil-covered earth bank and ditch beside Lord Mayor's Walk, York.

Ditch and Earth Bank Beside Northeast City Wall
One star rating.

Photograph: The NRM's "road train" on Duncombe Place and the west front of York Minster.

Duncombe Place
One star rating.

Photograph: The "Edible Wood" garden and the rear of the York Art Gallery.

Edible Wood
One star rating.

Photo: The Esplanade in York, with a cherry blossom tree adding a touch of spring colour.

Esplanade / Dame Judi Dench Walk
Two star rating

Photo-montage: Four views of Exhibition Square including York Art Gallery and Bootham Bar.

Exhibition Square
Three star rating

Photograph: A carousel fairground ride (aka a 'galloper') on the Eye of York.

Eye of York
One star rating.

Photograph: Front facade of Fairfax House (Castlegate, York), as seen from Clifford's Tower.

Fairfax House
One star rating.

Photograph: Southern end of the Female Prison building and the 'Eye of York'.

Female Prison Building
One star rating.

Photo: The external (south) elevation of Fishergate Bar, viewed from Paragon Street, York.

Fishergate Bar
One star rating.

Photo: Fishergate Postern (York) from Piccadilly showing stonework details.

Fishergate Postern
One star rating.

Photo: Fishergate Postern Tower and the adjacent postern and daffodils.

Fishergate Postern Tower
Two star rating

Photograph: Foss Barrier, houseboats in Foss Basin and Inner Bailey Walls of York Castle.

Foss Barrier
One star rating.

Photograph: Boats in Foss Basin, York Castle's South Angle Tower and Inner Bailey Walls.

Foss Basin
One star rating.

Photograph: The single stone arch of Foss Bridge (York) and its reflection in the River Foss.

Foss Bridge
One star rating.

Photograph: Remains of 18-inch gauge military tramway beside New Walk, near Fulford (York).

Fulford Ordnance Wharf and Military Tramway System
One star rating.

Photograph: Goodramgate (York) including Lady Row shortly after collision repairs in 2018.

Goodramgate
One star rating.

Photo: Grape Lane with Low Petergate and the East End towers of York Minster in the distance.

Grape Lane
One star rating.

Photo: Courtyard (with pollarded willow trees) and southeast facade of Gray's Court (York).

Gray's Court
One star rating.

Photograph: Leisure boat on River Ouse (York), Guildhall and Common Hall Lane gated archway.

Guildhall
Two star rating

Photograph: A few pedestrians enjoying the early morning sun on High Petergate (York).

High Petergate
Two star rating

Photograph: Pair of historic latrines set into York's city wall beside the wall-top walkway.

Historic Latrines
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Photograph: The tower and porch of Holy Trinity Church (York), viewed from the southeast.

Holy Trinity Church, Goodramgate
Two star rating

Photo: The facade of the former horse repository on Tanner's Moat in York.

Horse Repository Building
One star rating.

Photograph: The Hospitium in Museum Gardens (York), viewed from the west.

Hospitium
Two star rating

Photograph: The Ice House in York, viewed from the adjacent section of the Wall Walk.

Ice House
One star rating.

Photograph: The memorial plaque for the infamous Jewish Massacre of 1190.

Jewish Massacre Memorial
One star rating.

Photo-montage: The John Snow Memorial in North Street Gardens (York) with blue plaque inset.

John Snow Memorial
One star rating.

Photograph: The exterior of the Jorvik Viking Centre in Coppergate Walk (York).

Jorvik Viking Centre
One star rating.

Photograph: Weeping willows, River Foss, Peasholme Green Bridge & Foss Islands Road (York).

King's Fishpond
One star rating.

Photograph: Front of east range of King's Manor (York) from Exhibition Square.

King's Manor
Three star rating

Photograph: Ice-cream cart and people in King's Square. York Minster crossing tower beyond.

King's Square
One star rating.

Photograph: King's Staith & Cumberland House (York), moored leisure boats, al-fresco diners.

King's Staith
Three star rating

Photograph: Goodramgate (York) featuring Lady Row (a 14th century timber-framed building).

Lady Row
Two star rating

Photograph: Leeman Road War Memorial Garden (York) in early autumn.

Leeman Road War Memorial Garden
One star rating.

Photograph: Lendal boatyard and slipway beside the River Ouse (York).

Lendal Boatyard
One star rating.

Photograph: River Ouse, Lendal Bridge (York), canal barges and a 'coxless pair' rowing boat.

Lendal Bridge
Three star rating

Photograph: The former 'Lendal Bridge Sub-Station' building on Wellington Row, York.

Lendal Bridge Sub-Station
One star rating.

Photo: Lendal Tower beside the River Ouse, with the west end towers of York Minster beyond.

Lendal Tower
Two star rating

Snapshot: A jettied, timber-framed building on corner of Little Shambles and Shambles, York.

Little Shambles
One star rating.

Photograph: Low Petergate busy with pedestrians. York Minster southeast tower beyond.

Low Petergate
Two star rating

Photograph: Children's playground on Lower Priory Street, with St Mary's Church (Bishophill) on skyline.

Lower Priory Street Children's Playground
One star rating.

Photo: The attractive Georgian facade of the Mansion House, St Helen's Square (York).

Mansion House
One star rating.

Photograph: St. Margaret Clitherow's Shrine at No. 35, Shambles (York).

Margaret Clitherow's Chapel and Shrine
One star rating.

Photo: Three stonemasons working in the Mason's Lodge, with York Minster beyond.

Mason's Lodge
Two star rating

Photograph: Merchant Adventurers' Hall, York (southwest elevation, garden & cherry blossom).

Merchant Adventurers' Hall
Three star rating

Photograph: Five Georgian townhouses on Micklegate (York) with parked cars and people.

Micklegate
One star rating.

Photograph: The outer face (southwest elevation) of Micklegate Bar (York).

Micklegate Bar
Three star rating

Photograph: Pedestrians & cyclists crossing the River Ouse via the Millennium Bridge, York.

Millennium Bridge
Two star rating

Photograph: Three-dimensional sign featuring Minerva, books and an inscription.

Minerva 3D Bookshop Sign
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Photograph: People walking beneath the 16th century timber-framed Minster Gatehouse (York).

Minster Gatehouse
Two star rating

Photo: The Minster Library (York), with crocuses and people sitting on bench seats in Dean's Park in the foreground.

Minster Library
One star rating.

Photo: Side and rear of 3 Minster Court plus the gates of Gray's Court southwest garden.

Minster Yard (north)
Two star rating

Photo: Minster Yard (south), including roman column and St Michael-le-Belfry Church (York).

Minster Yard (south)
Two star rating

Photograph: Northeast elevation of Monk Bar (York) with Goodramgate visible through arches.

Monk Bar
Three star rating

Photograph: Southwest elevation (exterior) of the Multangular Tower in Museum Gardens, York.

Multangular Tower
Three star rating

Photo-montage: 4 views of Museum Gardens (York) including St Mary's Abbey and 21 gun salute.

Museum Gardens
Three star rating

Photograph: The road train outside the Station Hall entrance of the National Railway Museum.

National Railway Museum (NRM)
Two star rating

Photo: Cumberland Row - a terrace of high-quality Georgian town houses on New Street (York).

New Street
One star rating.

Photograph: Deciduous trees and their colourful leaves on the New Walk (York) in mid-autumn.

New Walk
Two star rating

Photograph: Old buildings on NW side of Newgate (York) and 2 people looking at shop display.

Newgate
One star rating.

Photograph: Cherry blossom on the trees in North Street Gardens (York).

North Street Gardens
Two star rating

Photograph: The arches of North Street Postern (York) and the riverside walk (Wellington Row).

North Street Postern
One star rating.

Photo: Some of the houses (nos 11, 13, 15, etc.) on the northeast side of Ogleforth, York.

Ogleforth
One star rating.

Photograph: The Ouse Bridge (York) with canoes, geese and swans on the River Ouse.

Ouse Bridge
Two star rating

Photo: Shoppers and trees on Parliament Street (York) in early spring.

Parliament Street
One star rating.

Photograph: Two of the five listed buildings that front onto Patrick Pool (York).

Patrick Pool
One star rating.

Photo:  Pavement marker for the northeast gateway (Porta Decumana) of York's Roman fortress.

Pavement Marker for Roman Fortress Northeast Gateway (Porta Decumana)
i-spy symbol.

Photo: Pavement marker for southwest wall of the Roman fortress on New Street, York, England.

Pavement Marker on New Street for Roman Fortress Southwest Wall
i-spy symbol.

Photograph: The exterior of Pikeing Well (York) shortly after its renovation in 2012.

Pikeing Well
One star rating.

Photograph: Postern Tower (aka Bootham Tower) and perimeter walls of St Mary's Abbey (York).

Postern Tower
One star rating.

Photograph: The Printer's Devil (a.k.a. Little Red Devil) carving on Stonegate, York (England).

Printer's Devil (a.k.a. Little Red Devil) Carving
i-spy symbol.

Photograph: The Postern Tower (aka Bootham Tower) and Queen Margaret's Arch (York, England).

Queen Margaret's Arch
One star rating.

Photograph: The Queen's Path (York) and number 6 Minster Yard (a.k.a. 'The Old Residence').

Queen's Path
One star rating.

Photo: Woods Mill Quay and the associated gantry cranes on Queen's Staith (York, England).

Queen's Staith
One star rating.

Photo: The three railway access arches through the southwest section of York's city wall.

Railway Access Arches
One star rating.

Photograph: The southwest and southeast elevations of Raindale Mill (York Castle Museum).

Raindale Mill
One star rating.

Photo: The Red Tower (York) and the steps to the south-eastern section of the wall-walk.

Red Tower
Two star rating

Photograph: The wall walk near Station Road, with River House and York Minster beyond.

River House
One star rating.

Photograph: Terrace beside the River Ouse on redeveloped Yorkshire Herald print works, York.

Riverside Terrace off St Martin's Courtyard
One star rating.

Photo: The two road access arches through York's city wall with flower bed in foreground.

Road Access Arches
One star rating.

Photo: The Roman Column from the 4th century Roman principia outside 9 Minster Yard (York).

Roman Column
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Photo-montage: 4 views of Rowntree Park, York. Butcher Terrace gates, lych gate and lake.

Rowntree Park
Two star rating

Photograph: Tourist boat on River Ouse and northeast span of Scarborough Rail Bridge (York).

Scarborough Rail Bridge
Two star rating

Photograph: The Shambles (York) at its junction with Little Shambles.

Shambles
Three star rating

Photograph: Skeldergate Bridge (with supporting girders visible)and the River Ouse in York.

Skeldergate Bridge
Three star rating

Photograph: Skeldergate Access Tower (York) with two people climbing the steps.

Skeldergate Wall Walk Access Tower
One star rating.

Photo: The South African (Boer) War Memorial and Duncombe Place Memorial Garden (York).

South African War Memorial and Duncombe Place Memorial Garden
One star rating.

Photograph: People walking along South Esplanade (York) between River Ouse & Georgian houses.

South Esplanade
Two star rating

Photograph: Two seated ladies enjoying sun and spring flowers in St Anthony's Garden, York.

St Anthony's Garden
One star rating.

Photograph: The southeast elevation of St Denys Church, Walmgate (York, England).

St Denys Church
One star rating.

Photo: The northwest side of St Helen's Square and the southwestern end of Stonegate (York).

St Helen's Square
Two star rating

Photograph: The southwest side of the Water Gate and Hospital of St Leonard’s Priory (York).

St Leonard's Priory Water Gate and Hospital
Two star rating

Photo: St Mary’s Abbey Gatehouse, plus railings and gate pillar of Museum Gardens, York.

St Mary's Abbey Gatehouse
One star rating.

Photograph: North nave wall of St Mary's Abbey (York), with two visitors admiring the ruins.

St Mary's Abbey Ruins
Three star rating

Photograph: Ruined remains of watergate building for St Mary's Abbey in Museum Gardens, York.

St Mary's Abbey Watergate
One star rating.

Photograph: Red telephone box, St Mary's Tower and NW wall of St Mary's Abbey, York, England.

St Mary's Tower
Two star rating

Photo: St Michael-le-Belfry Church, Minster Gates and Minster Yard (south) in York.

St Michael-le-Belfry Church
One star rating.

Photo: The west elevation of St. Saviour's Church (St. Saviourgate, York): home to "DIG".

St Saviour's Church
One star rating.

Photograph: St William's College southwest elevation, stone setts in College Street (York).

St William's College
Two star rating

Photograph: The access ramp for York's Wall Walk at Station Road, with Lendal Bridge beyond.

Station Road Wall Walk Access Ramp
One star rating.

Photograph: Station Road arches through York's City Wall and adjacent Wall Walk access steps.

Station Road Wall Walk Access Steps
Two star rating

Photo: Bronze statue of Constantine the Great on stone plinth in Minster Yard (York).

Statue of Constantine the Great
One star rating.

Photo: Bronze statue of Friesian bull calf in east courtyard of King’s Manor, York, England.

Statue of Friesian Bull Calf
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Photograph: Jettied timber-framed buildings on Stonegate (York) and people enjoying sunshine.

Stonegate
Two star rating

Photograph: Tactile model of York Minster and the surrounding area.

Tactile Model of the York Minster Area
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Photo: A pink cherry blossom tree in full bloom on Terry Avenue (York).

Terry Avenue
One star rating.

Photo: Bitchdaughter Tower (Tower 3) and daffodils on the earth bank of York's City Walls.

Tower 03 (aka Bitch-daughter Tower)
One star rating.

Photo: The outward face (sw elevation) of Sadler Tower (aka Tower 7) on York's City Walls.

Tower 07 (aka Sadler Tower)
One star rating.

Photograph: Daffodils on earth bank at base of York's City Wall and Tower 13 (Toft's Tower).

Tower 13 (aka Toft's Tower)
One star rating.

Photo: Tower 27 (Robin Hood Tower), part of the north-eastern city wall and daffodils.

Tower 27 (aka Robin Hood Tower)
One star rating.

Photo: Tower 28 (an ornate interval tower on the north-eastern section of the city wall in York, England.

Tower 28
One star rating.

Photo: Harlot Hill Tower (Tower 31) on York's City Wall, with daffodils on the earth bank.

Tower 31 (aka Harlot Hill Tower)
One star rating.

Photo: Daffodils in front of the New Tower (Tower 32) and the City Walls near Jewbury, York.

Tower 32 (aka New Tower)
One star rating.

Photograph: Tower 34 (Lathorp Tower, York) from southeast and adjacent wall walk access arch.

Tower 34 (aka Lathorp Tower or Layerthorpe Tower)
One star rating.

Photo: Tower 39 and adjacent sections of York's City Walls, with flowers in the foreground.

Tower 39
One star rating.

Photograph: Paths & colourful trees / shrubs in Tower Gardens, York. Clifford's Tower beyond.

Tower Gardens
One star rating.

Photo: The garden and entire front facade of the Treasurer's House in spring.

Treasurer's House
Two star rating

Photo: The exterior face (SW elevation) of Victoria Bar, with Victor Street visible beyond.

Victoria Bar
One star rating.

Photograph: Barbican of Walmgate Bar (York) and adjacent pedestrian archway from southeast.

Walmgate Bar
Three star rating

Photograph: Archway for the Esplanade beside Marygate Landing Tower (aka Water Tower), York.

Water Tower
One star rating.

Photograph: Part of Tower Street and the buildings that house the York Army Museum.

York Army Museum
One star rating.

Photograph: York Art Gallery facade, Exhibition Square fountain and statue of William Etty.

York Art Gallery
One star rating.

Photograph: The South Angle Tower of York Castle's inner bailey wall.

York Castle Inner Bailey South Angle Tower
One star rating.

Photograph: The southeast tower of York Castle's inner bailey wall.

York Castle Inner Bailey Southeast Tower
One star rating.

Stitched-panorama: York Castle inner bailey walls, gatehouse foundations and drawbridge pit.

York Castle Inner Bailey Walls
Three star rating

Photograph: Canada geese and daisies on the 'Eye of York' and York Castle Museum entrance.

York Castle Museum
Two star rating

Photograph: The foundations and drawbridge pit of York Castle's south gate.

York Castle South Gate Foundations and Drawbridge Pit
One star rating.

Photo: Front facade of the 'York Explore Library and Learning Centre', Museum Street, York.

York Explore Library and Learning Centre
One star rating.

Photo-montage: 4 views of York Minster. South transept, east end, grotesque and west front.

York Minster
Three star rating

Photograph: Plants frame the path beside the York Observatory (Museum Gardens).

York Observatory
One star rating.

Photograph: York Railway Station glazed canopies and class 185 train in FTPE livery.

York Railway Station
One star rating.

Photograph: People sitting on terrace in front of Yorkshire Museum in Museum Gardens, York.

Yorkshire Museum
Two star rating