Wetherby Blue Plaques - Gashouse Lane

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Union hotel 1834-1848 then private house. Yorkshire Hussar 1857-?1877 then Hugh Hall and son, ironmongers 1877-1967. Contents of shop displayed in castle Museum York. Contrary to local tradition there were no barracks at Micklethwaite. As the Yorkshire Hussars were a volunteer force who operated from home they did not require barracks.

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Note the short section of cobbled street. There is another small area of cobbles, diagonally opposite Gashouse Lane, at the entrance to the Red Lion yard.

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