Tag Archives: neighbourhood

Historic character of our neighbourhood

John Bibby has pointed out the City of York Historic Environment Characterisation Project (YHECP), which is part of English Heritage’s characterisation programme: “Characterisation helps to manage change in the historic environment by tracing the imprint of history. Piecing together information from maps new and historic, from aerial photos, and from the wealth of data that […]

Upper Price Street

One of our members is taking a closer look at one street in particular, Upper Price Street, to see how the Great War affected the lives of people living there. This will also include nearby Gray Street and Scarcroft View. He is using the 1911 census but would welcome photographs and stories about the houses, […]