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From its origins as a historic cathedral city, county town of Yorkshire and once important industrial centre, York, situated on the River Ouse in northern England, has grown to become a favourite among tourists, who now visit the city each year in great numbers, well catered for by the numerous hotels, pubs and restaurants of the city. Visitor attractions include the magnificent York Minster Cathedral, the old Shambles district of the city centre, the Jorvik centre and railway museum. The map below shows the features of the city, its streets and houses as they were in the mid twentieth century. Click on a selected area of the map below to see an enlargement.

 York city map

Map of York

Old map of the city of York circa 1950

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York Map

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