Scheduled Monument: City Walls, gates, posterns (not including the section from Bootham Bar to Monk Bar, N of the Minster, now part of National Monument No 13280), moats, mounds, Bayle (or Baile) Hill, St Leonard's Hospital and Merchant Taylor's Hall, Aldwark (1004910)

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Other Ref YO30
National Ref 1004910
Date assigned 08 October 1937
Date last amended


This SAM designation covers York City Walls with the exception of the section between Bootham Bar and Monk Bar. The Bootham Bar to Monk Bar section of walls forms part of the SAM York Minster Precinct (DYO 1594). This record is one of the oldest designation records so there is little designation information held electronically, unlike the recent designation records. Former SAM no YO30

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Sources (3)

  • Unpublished document: PLB. 2004. York City Walls Conservation Management Plan.
  • Unpublished document: PLB. 2004. York City Walls Interpretation and Access.
  • Unpublished document: York Archaeology. 2023. City Walls, Chainage 0690–0700, Micklegate Bar.



Grid reference Centred SE 6036 5169 (1450m by 1089m) (20 map features)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

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Record last edited

Aug 16 2023 1:57PM


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