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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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10th August 2020

Romans under our feet

Walking around York there are many visual reminders that York was once a Roman city. Sometimes what we can’t see is even more fascinating; there are tantalising stories from the past lying just below our feet. Read more  

29th July 2020

How to be a Saint in York

In a guest blog post Alan Atkinson writes that there is a wonderful book waiting to be written about the community of women who lived at Micklegate Bar during the 1700's - and since that time. Read more  

8th July 2020

The old shops and pubs of Nunnery Lane and Clementhorpe

We're still working on our project about the old shops and pubs of Nunnery Lane and Clementhorpe. 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

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Bishy Road: a York shopping street in time

Our area has a long history of trading Read more  

Our Blog

10th August 2020

Romans under our feet

Walking around York there are many visual reminders that York was once a Roman city. Sometimes what we can’t see is even more fascinating; there are tantalising stories from the past lying just below our feet. Read more  

29th July 2020

How to be a Saint in York

In a guest blog post Alan Atkinson writes that there is a wonderful book waiting to be written about the community of women who lived at Micklegate Bar during the 1700's - and since that time. Read more  

8th July 2020

The old shops and pubs of Nunnery Lane and Clementhorpe

We're still working on our project about the old shops and pubs of Nunnery Lane and Clementhorpe. 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  

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