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For the next leg of the tour we will have to travel for forty-odd miles in a south-westerly direction towards the hub of Yorkshire.
The City of York straddles the river Ouse, so I thought this illustration would be appropriate as an introduction. It is one of four drawings that I was commissioned to do for a small local magazine in exchange for free advertising for our business. I notice by the date that these were drawn only twenty years ago which is later than I remember - most of my drawings date back to the 1970s and 80s.
York is a must to visit for any traveller coming to the north of England; it can give London, Oxford and Bath a run for their money as far as historic buildings are concerned. I am now going to take you on a tour of just some of these starting with the Bars - the gates to the city.