Yorkshire Photos

Views from all over East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire and York


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RAF Helicopter Practice


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The RAF rescue helicopter doing practice rescues at Flamborough Head. This work has now been given to the Bristow Group.

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Bracey Bridge


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Bracey Bridge is near Burton Agnes on the A614 Bridlington to Driffield road. It is well known as a picnic spot with an excellent burger van in attendance. Every year the marsh marigolds appear in the woods, and there are many birds to be seen.

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Little Thornwick High Tide


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The coves north of Thornwick Bay on Flamborough Head are usually called Little Thornwick. These photos at high tide contrast with the other set taken with the tide out.

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Little Thornwick Low Tide


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This is to contrast with the adjacent album of low high tide shots.

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North Landing


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North Landing is one of the principal landing places on Flamborough Head, used for centuries by local fishermen, and also by the RLNI to launch lifeboats. Also used in a scene of the recent "Dad's Army" film - Toby Jones was supposed to rescue Catherine Zeta Jones from the waves here, but on the first take he dropped her back in.

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Burton Agnes


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Burton Agnes village and surroundings.

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Hull


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Photos of the city of Hull, including Ferens Art Gallery, The Hull and East Riding Museum, the Minster and things to see in the streets.

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Garton Church


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The church at Garton-on-the-Wolds near Driffield was lavishly decorated in the 1830s by the Sykes family who owned the village as part of the Sledmere estate. The decoration has been renewed several times.

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Roseberry Topping


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Roseberry Topping is a hill near Great Ayton in North Yorkshire, just over 1,000ft high. Its characteristic shape was formed by a collapse in 1912, probably due to ironstone and alum mining. The approach from the steep side, from the village of Newton-under-Roseberry is hard work. However, the walk is much easier from the parking area at the end of the road from Great Ayton Railway Station. Captain Cook's Monument can be easily accessed from the same starting point. The views are excellent. The Cleveland Way has an option to include it.

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York


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Photos of the city of York, including views from the walls, the top of the Minster tower and Clifford's Tower. Also the Merchant Adventurers' Hall, other churches and street scenes.

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Dad's Army Film


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Dad’s Army was filmed in and around Bridlington in 2014 and also at Flamborough. The film was released in 2016. Jones' Butchers, Frazer's Funeral Parlour and The Marigold Tea Rooms were recreated from the shops on High Street. The Black Lion Pub became the Royal Oak, Walmington-on-Sea, and has stayed in that form ever since. The film stars Catherine Zeta–Jones, Toby Jones, Bill Nighy and many more well-known actors.

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More Tea Vicar?155 viewsTwo good friends of mine enjoying Burton Agnes Jazz Festival.
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Burton Agnes Hall148 viewsWest side of Burton Agnes Hall. The tradesman's entrance.
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Clare Teal159 viewsJazz singer Clare Teal giving a great performance at Burton Agnes.

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The Empress Pub165 viewsMar 11, 2018
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Andrew Marvell Statue164 viewsAndrew Marvell 1621 – 1678 was a poet and satirist, colleague and friend of John Milton and MP for Hull. He had a reputation for resisting corruption.Mar 11, 2018
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Maritime Museum167 viewsAbove the entrance.Mar 11, 2018
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The Royal Oak190 viewsReally the Black Lion, but it has stayed in this form after the filming.Mar 08, 2018
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The Marigold Tearooms186 viewsMar 08, 2018
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Frazer's Funeral Parlour182 viewsMar 08, 2018
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Jones' Butchers184 viewsMar 08, 2018
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Cast Members Chatting184 viewsToby Jones and Bill NighyMar 08, 2018