So York’s old. I mean, really very old. The Roman’s were there – there so much that they crowned an Emperor there. As you do. And then the vikings, though they didn’t really leave much of an architectural mark. So here are some pictures of a very fair, very well preserved little city.

Victorian splendour

So this first number is the magistrate’s court. Very solid, very Victorian, but also rather fancy; the state in those days still had an eye on beauty as important in the impression it gave to its subjects. Read the rest of this entry »