George Hudson, who was Mayor and also a Member of Parliament in the 1830s and 1840s, was mainly responsible for the ... More
York Railway Station
George Hudson, who was Mayor and also a Member of Parliament in the 1830s and 1840s, was mainly responsible for the development of the railway in York but it was Thomas Prosser who designed the current station and when it first opened on 25 June 1877, York Station was the centre of Britain's rail network and was, at that time, the largest station in the whole of Europe. It has a curved roof, which is 800 feet long and is supported by slender Corinthian columns.
After a wonderful day spent in your city ,we arrived back at the statin only to find our train was delayed.A very nice lady took on our worries and checked on the follow on connection from DONCASTER to our home destination.She ensured the train would wait for us ,ifeel this was a genuine kindness not just part of her job.Once again thankyou i am sure the lady concerned knows who she is.
York Model Railway is located just at the side of York Station , at the entrance to the short term
car park. Everything here is in miniature and a delight for children and adults too. The miniature trains run ...
York is at its most picturesque in springtime when the daffodils are blooming. These beautiful spring flowers enhance the earthen
ramparts, which were razed by the Romans and the Anglo Danish kings of York but strengthened later by the ...
The Treasurer's House was originally built on the site of the Roman Legionary Fortress. It is now owned by The
National Trust, but until the middle of the 16th century, it was the official residence for Treasurers of the ...
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