The 1948 Plan for York

Following World War 2, a regeneration plan was proposed in 1948.  This talk looks at which parts of this plan were actually carried out, and which were not.

Includes: Outer Ring Road, Inner Ring Road, Gillygate, City Walls, Penley Grove Street, Gas Works, James Street, Cattle Market, Heslington Road, Bishopthorpe Road, Railway Station, Coney Street, Minster Precinct, Shambles, Market, St. Andrewgate, Walmgate.

Length of Talk: Approx. 1 hour

Posted in Illustrated Talk and tagged 1948, archaeology, Bishopthorpe Road, Cattle Market, City Walls, Coney Street, Gas Works, Gillygate, Heslington Road, Illustrated Talk, Inner Ring Road, James Street, Market, Minster Precinct, Outer Ring Road, PastSearch, Penley Grove Street, Railway Station, Regeneration, Shambles, St. Andrewgate, Walmgate, York.