The grand old town of York


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September 16th 2011
Published: September 16th 2011
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The grand old town of York
Has four thousand men,
Living at the base of the mount,
In a gorgeious fertile glen.

The convicts laboured hard,
Building a rugged swing bridge
Crossing the Avon river,
Providing access east to west.

The town still carries today,
The heritage of yesteryear,
Buildings restored in fine style,
And lollypops wider than ear to ear.


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Restored HotelRestored Hotel
Restored Hotel

This look magic as we arrived in town the previous evening with folk dining out side.
The main streetThe main street
The main street

Still holds the 1920s look.
Oh - Look at this signOh - Look at this sign
Oh - Look at this sign

Not politically correct today!
Ye Olde Sweet ShoppeYe Olde Sweet Shoppe
Ye Olde Sweet Shoppe

Some modern goods, but Kangaroo Poo sweets?
Small lolly-pops on displaySmall lolly-pops on display
Small lolly-pops on display

The big ones could easly feed a family of four simultaniously.
Motor MuseumMotor Museum
Motor Museum

In the main street - looks interesting for the boys and those who wish they were.
Restored HotelRestored Hotel
Restored Hotel

Looks magnificent
Camping Ground at YorkCamping Ground at York
Camping Ground at York

Lovely environment, clean but some work still required to bring the park up to speed.


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