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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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6th November 2018

Rowntree Park remembers

After the First World War, Joseph Rowntree bought land and created Rowntree Park as a gift to York citizens, in memory of the Rowntree employees who had served in the war. Read more  

4th November 2018

Two history talks in November

We have two history talks coming up soon. Read more  

26th October 2018

What was it like to be poor in 19th century York?

Dick Hunter reports on progress with our Poor Law project 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

6th November 2018

Rowntree Park remembers

After the First World War, Joseph Rowntree bought land and created Rowntree Park as a gift to York citizens, in memory of the Rowntree employees who had served in the war. Read more  

4th November 2018

Two history talks in November

We have two history talks coming up soon. Read more  

26th October 2018

What was it like to be poor in 19th century York?

Dick Hunter reports on progress with our Poor Law project 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

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