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Yorkshire, England

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Type of location
County, state, region etc.

The large county of Yorkshire was historically divided into three administrative Ridings (North, West and East), and most places in the county appear here under one of these entries; 'Yorkshire' alone is only used for the City of York.

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St Mary's, YorkYork Minster, from S.W.YorkYou bid me look, and count the spires all pointing to the skiesYork Minster by dayYork Minster by nightYork. From south westYork. West doorYork. Interior, Nave, looking W.Bootham Bar, YorkCope Chests, York MinsterYork Minster,West FrontYork Minster, Choir Looking EastYork, St Mary's Abbey
Main references

Slide sets:

 The counties of England (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, 1897)

 English cathedrals (lecture: Alfred Pumphrey, 38 slides, in/before 1873)

 [English scenery: Durham, Yorkshire and the Midlands] (lecture: Wrench & Son, 41 slides, in/before 1889)

 Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire (lecture: G.M. Mason, 10 slides, n.d.)

 From London to Leeds: via West Riding of Yorkshire (lecture: Poulton & Son, 50 slides, in/before 1891)

 From London to the Yorkshire coast and dales (lecture: Poulton & Son, 50 slides, in/before 1891)

 Gems of Yorkshire scenery (lecture: G.M. Mason, 50 slides, n.d.)

 A holiday tour in Yorkshire (lecture: Valentine & Sons, 56 slides, 1880-1888)

 [Photographs of Yorkshire] (lecture: Francis Frith & Co., at least 15 slides, n.d.)

 Rambles about Yorkshire (lecture: Riley Brothers, 50 slides, in/before 1887)

 Rievaulx Abbey, Yorkshire (lecture: G.M. Mason, 4 slides, n.d.)

 A tour through Yorkshire (lecture: G.W. Wilson, 56 slides, in/before 1889)

 The valleys of the Aire and Wharfe (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 52 slides, n.d.)

 York and its Cathedral (lecture: G.M. Mason, 12 slides, n.d.)

 York and its Minster (lecture: G.W. Wilson, 24 slides, 1889)

 Yorkshire (various) (lecture: Riley Brothers, 50-101 slides, in/before 1888)

 The Yorkshire Dales (lecture: G.M. Mason, 4 slides, n.d.)

 Yorkshire, my Yorkshire (song: Bamforth & Co., 18 slides, 1912)


 George E. Thompson, The counties of England: no. 1 -- Yorkshire, Lancashire, Cheshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire (London: York & Son, 1897)

 ‘English cathedrals’ in several compilations

 Gems of Yorkshire scenery (n.d.)

 Holiday tour in Yorkshire (Dundee: Valentine & Sons, n.d.)

 Ingleton and its waterfalls (n.d.)

 The Railway Museum, York (London: London & North Eastern Railway, n.d.)

 Rambles about Yorkshire (Bradford: Riley Brothers, n.d.)

 A trip through Yorkshire (Aberdeen: G.W. Wilson, 1889)

 The valleys of the Aire and Wharfe (n.d.)

 York and its Cathedral (Aberdeen: G.W. Wilson, 1889)

 Gunby Hadath and A.H. Behrend, Yorkshire, my Yorkshire (London: Ascherberg, Hopwood & Crew, n.d.)

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Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 28 May 2017

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