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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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14th October 2020

Researching poverty in 1841 in York

Today Dick Hunter looks at the background to our poverty project research, and cites examples of those who applied for assistance from Dale Street, Dove Street and Swann Street in York Read more  

5th October 2020

A ‘fall from grace’ or a push from the patriarchy?

Local A level History student, Cecily O'Neill, has written a guest blog post for us, about the York Penitentiary on Bishophill, Read more  

23rd September 2020

New app takes us on a walk through history in South Bank

We’re now delighted to launch the first of what we hope will be several audio-guided history walks. Read more  

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Walking app

Our new self-guided audio walks

We've designed some new history walks Read more  

Publications again

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  

Our Blog

14th October 2020

Researching poverty in 1841 in York

Today Dick Hunter looks at the background to our poverty project research, and cites examples of those who applied for assistance from Dale Street, Dove Street and Swann Street in York Read more  

5th October 2020

A ‘fall from grace’ or a push from the patriarchy?

Local A level History student, Cecily O'Neill, has written a guest blog post for us, about the York Penitentiary on Bishophill, Read more  

23rd September 2020

New app takes us on a walk through history in South Bank

We’re now delighted to launch the first of what we hope will be several audio-guided history walks. 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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