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It was a cold day and everywhere there were men in vests

Bootham Bar

City wall

This enlarges considerably

From the tower

York Minster

York Minster

The boys

Autumn colour

York Minster

York Minster

Aviator birds

Sycamore leaves

Without the city wall

Minster again

Eclectic mix

Corner tower

Top of the tower on the left

Richard III

Handmade bricks


Roman walls


White berries

Ditch around the walls

Bridge reflections

Did you think of Lineker?

Red Tower

Old style brickwork of the tower with lots of mortar

Not doing a very good job...

York stone

The same

Looks a bit precarious!

White rose of York

Don't fall off

More rowan berries

Clifford's Tower

Victorian Magistrates Court

Elizabethan design

Alley with sinner smoker

Barclays Bank

Jones the Bootmaker

Golden Fleece

The Shambles

The Shambles

Golden Lion, Church Street

Fakir, Red Indian or Egyptian?

Cat Gallery

Man on stilts

Oriole window

Medieval building

St Martin le Grand Clock with revolving Naval Officer, Coney Street

Merchant Adventurers' Hall 1357

Merchant Adventurers' Hall

Merchant Adventurers' Hall

Merchant Adventurers' Hall

Bridge over the canal

We spoke to an angler who showed us a photograph of an enormous fish that he had caught recently, possibly a carp.   A good use of a mobile phone!

St Denys's Church

Dick Turpin's grave

Mahonia - early winter hybrid

Bins, bins

Yorkshire Museum Gardens

We picked up our car from Marygate car park and went home.


Our home for the weekend
Fountains Abbey
Brimham Rocks

Brimham Rocks, once known as Brimham Crags, is a 183.9-hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest and Geological Conservation Review site, 8 miles north west of Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England, on Brimham Moor in the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

We had a very good weekend with excellent weather.

gps of the whole trip