Bonding Warehouse: exclusive, and lost

Building site

I wonder if another language has the word for the feeling I had when I visited the Bonding Warehouse on Friday. I can’t quite find the right word. And when I say ‘visited’, I mean I went to view it from the road alongside, not that I went in. I doubt I’ll ever go into the Bonding Warehouse again, very few of us will.

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‘Priory Centre ready to rock': 21 years ago

I’ve recently been doing a lot of digitising – making real world actual things into digital copies, mainly turning old tapes into digital files. While excavating storage boxes I’ve found interesting documents from York’s recent history. Just as important as its ancient history. Well, it is to me.

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‘The engineering industry’, York and elsewhere, 1979

I’ve been reorganising boxes of things again, and it’s inevitable, you end up opening them and leafing through, in a nostalgic moment, and while I was, I found this school exercise book, geography as taught to first years at Mill Mount Grammar School in 1979. It illustrates perhaps more than … More …