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Gallery
Market Place Market Place
Note the new building in the photo on the corner.
Regent Street Regent Street
Note the 'Old Red Lion Hotel'
Chapmangate Chapmangate
Note the independent chapel built in 1807 to the left.
Pocklington 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..
Pocklington Literary and Scientific Institute
Extract from the The York Herald and General Advertiser June 05, 1847
Egypt talk
Extract from the The York Herald and General Advertiser April 08, 1854