St. George's Roman Catholic Church Foundation Stone laid October 1849 Church opened September 1850 This was the Cathedral Church for the whole of Yorkshire from 1850 to 1864. It was designed in the Early decorated Style by Joseph Aloysius Hansom (1803-1882), who was a native of York - lived in Micklegate - and was architect for many notable churches and civic monuments both in England and abroad. He was also the inventor of the Hansom cab. This fine church was built in 11 months at a cost of £3,550.

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St. George's Roman Catholic Church, George Street, York
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by York Tourist Development Association

Colour: yellow



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Spudgun67 on Wikimedia Commons
Nick Harrison on Flickr
Helen Wells on Flickr
Elliott Brown on Flickr
John Scurr on Flickr CC0