Curious Traveler

Curious Yorkshire

01/18/2019 | 24m 59s Video has closed captioning.

What does the Yorkshire dialect have to do with Vikings? How did the Quakers and chocolate shape York’s history? Why are English country mansions named Castles and Abbeys? What is The Shambles, and how did it get its name? Why is one of the largest medieval Gothic cathedrals in Europe in the small town of York? Where and what is Herriot’s country?

Aired: 01/18/19

Expires: 10/05/20

Rating: TV-G

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