Ebook: When the suburbs burned

Ebook: When the surburbs burned

When the suburbs burned: a walk around 17th century York

From York’s abbey walls and a wonky tower on Marygate, to its city walls, to buildings remaining to remind us of the siege in 1644, past places … More …

Siege of York 1644: map

July 2011

A Google map showing the location of the city’s defences, damaged buildings, known homes of important personages, bridges of boats across the Ouse used by the besieging forces, etc.

Load the map in the enlarged view for the full key/list of features marked (opens in new browser … More …