Walking through the city, engaging with spaces and places associated with crime and justice is a way of seeing and feeling the history of crime, punishment and justice in the present. Walk with us through the city of York as we introduce you to buildings, landmarks, people and places that will connect you in sensory and corporeal ways to the city's history.
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Epilogue by York Crime Walk
10. York Minster
Here about the four fires which have plagued the York Minster and its Special Constabulary.
09. St Michael Le Belfrey
Join us at the site of Guy Fawke's baptism to discuss the Gun Powder Plot.
08. St Leonard's Hospital
Hear more about criminal justices troublesome history with mental health and the founding of The Retreat.
07. North Street (John Snow)
Learn about how an outbreak of Cholera affected the city of York.
06. North Street (Sex Work)
Find out about more about sex work in Victorian York.