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Around York

David Hollingworth | Clifford's Tower

Clifford's Tower

York Castle in the city of York, England, is a fortified complex comprising, over the last nine centuries, a sequence of castles, prisons, law courts and other buildings on the south side of the River Foss. The now-ruinous keep of the medieval Norman castle is commonly referred to as Clifford's Tower. Built originally on the orders of William I to dominate the former Viking city of York, the castle suffered a tumultuous early history before developing into a major fortification with extensive water defences. After a major explosion in 1684 rendered the remaining military defences uninhabitable, York Castle continued to be used as a jail and prison until 1929.
David Hollingworth | The Shambles at Nightime

The Shambles at Nightime

Looking down this famous street in York from Little Shambles in York,you would be forgiven to imagine a Hanson Cab rattling over the cobbles with the lady of the House who would be shopping.
David Hollingworth | A Step Back in Time

A Step Back in Time

Step into the Shambles in york and the visitor will be transported to an age long ago the second photograph as part of a Black & White Study of this very popular tourist are of York