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Clements Hall Local History Group

Exploring the Scarcroft, Clementhorpe and South Bank areas of York

Clements Hall Local History Group

Exploring the Scarcroft, Clementhorpe and South Bank areas of York

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26th March 2019

Encouraging children to find out how their local shops have changed

We launched a school resource pack today for junior school children, based on our research into the history of the Bishy Road shops over the last 150 years. Read more  

13th March 2019

The Bousfield family at home at Albemarle Road

Our latest research into a local family from Albemarle Road, the Bousfields. Read more  

28th February 2019

A Poor Law Relief case study

In our poverty research project we've been investigating the lives of local people over several generations, exploring how their circumstances led them to claims for Poor Law Relief. Read more  

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Our award-winning WW1 project

We’ve now completed our WW1 project, with a range of activities, publications and videos. Read more  

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Upcoming Events

Find out what events are coming up this year. Read more  

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Bishy Road: a York shopping street in time

Our area has a long history of trading Read more  

Our Blog

26th March 2019

Encouraging children to find out how their local shops have changed

We launched a school resource pack today for junior school children, based on our research into the history of the Bishy Road shops over the last 150 years. Read more  

13th March 2019

The Bousfield family at home at Albemarle Road

Our latest research into a local family from Albemarle Road, the Bousfields. Read more  

28th February 2019

A Poor Law Relief case study

In our poverty research project we've been investigating the lives of local people over several generations, exploring how their circumstances led them to claims for Poor Law Relief. Read more  

View all blog posts  

Making Ends Meet in Nunnery Lane

York Union Ledgers

Our new research project will investigate poverty in Nunnery Lane in the mid 19th century. View project  

Our Next Event

May

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The demon drink: a history of pubs in South Bank Read more