Clements Hall
Queen Victoria St  with tram

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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Nunnery Lane shops

Work had already done by other groups in the past on the Nunnery Lane area, such as the Cygnet Group with their publication Down Nunnery Lane. So we focused on shops in other parts of our neighbourhood first. But Pauline Alden has been able to explore some of the Nunnery Lane shops and housing. Follow these links for her stories.

28 Nunnery Lane – an off licence for over seventy years

The shady side of life in Nunnery Lane

Footprints from the past

Housing the poor

Frederick Wickenden