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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 Gas Supply
The Pocklington New Gas Co., Limited, which was formed in 1886, with a capital of £8,000, in £10 shares, and purchased the rights of the existing company. New works were erected near the railway station, and fitted with the latest and most approved appliances. There was one gasholder, with a capacity of 30,000 cubic feet, which supplied the town, and also Barmby Moor and Allerthorpe. The streets were lighted by 80 lamps in 1892 when the gas was retailed at 4s. 2d. per 1,000 cubic feet.
Gas

Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Monday 29 November 1886
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