Chapmangate Note the independent chapel built in 1807 to the left.
Literary and Scientific Institute (est. 1847)
The opening of the Odd Fellows' Hall gave the town a venue for the holding of many events and regular meetings. The Victorian period was a period of renovation and prosperity for the town. Many learned gentlemen met to develop their learning and understanding of Science and the Arts..
Extract from the The York Herald and General Advertiser June 05, 1847
Extract from the The York Herald and General Advertiser April 08, 1854