Tag Archives: People

A sad loss

Every neighbourhood has a particular resident who takes a devoted interest in the local history of their area and we were sorry recently to lose one of those. Philip Leeman, who died aged 82 on 24 May, was considerably helpful to us when we set up the History Group, providing many images of Nunnery Lane […]

Hugh Murray, History Man

We were sorry to hear of the death of Hugh Murray last week. He was a tremendous resource for all those who are interested in the history of York. He was particularly helpful when I approached him about his collection of photographic images two months ago, and very kindly agreed to copy all those relating […]