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York's Historic Environment Record

Date : 9th February, 2022

Speaker(s) : Claire MacRae

 Archaeologist Claire MacRae gave an interactive presentation on York’s Historic Environment Record.   Historic England highlight Historic Environment Records as “sources of, and signposts to, information relating to landscapes, buildings, monuments, sites, places, areas and archaeological finds spanning more than 700,000 years of human endeavour”.  In York it forms an interactive map-accessed database - a primary source of information for planning, development-control work, and land management for planning authority and external consultants/archaeologists and is also used by members of the public/students for research/interest. The short-cut link is York Historic Environment Record - York Historic Environment Record

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