George Hudson MP 1800-1871. An Alderman and three times Lord Mayor of York, he became known as The Railway King for his work in bringing the railways to York. It was here that he had his original draper's shop.

Keith Seabridge on Flickr
Keith Seabridge on Flickr
Peter Hughes on Flickr
Peter Hughes on Flickr

1 College Street, York
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by York Civic Trust

Colour: bronze

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Peter Hughes on Flickr