We would like to display your photographs of York and our surrounding parishes.  If you have an interesting image you wish to see added to our gallery please email it to


A sample of photographs taken at recent events

The Society attends various family and local history fairs around the county throughout the year.  We are also represented at the Who Do You Think You Are? Live annual fair along with the Yorkshire group of societies.  Our experienced and knowledgeable volunteers behind the stall are always ready to answer your queries and help you further your research.

Monumental Inscriptions

Our dedicated team of volunteers work throughout the year photographing and recording inscriptions. Churches, churchyards and cemeteries in the parishes within the York diocese.  This information is transcribed and published on CD’s which are available to purchase on this website (Shop), at the Research Room and via mail order.